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Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center

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Address: 3655 Snoddy Road, Bloomington, IN 47401
Phone Number: 8123366807
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I went with my wife last July 19th we enjoy it a lot. People who are interested to learn about this religion will enjoy as well, receptionist is so kind with the visitors, you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I went with my wife last July 19th we enjoy it a lot. People who are interested to learn about this religion will enjoy as well, receptionist is so kind with the visitors, you will find great stuff at gift shop.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Anyone and everyone are welcome here, free to walk the grounds and explore. We were welcomed and was given a brief introduction about the grounds and temple (shoes off before entering temple). There is a walking path that goes around the property that is worth the time to walk. Lotus pond with fish that come and take a look up... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Such gorgeous grounds and surroundings. Inside you can see nature! Outside there is a stupa, the center and a gift shop where I found a lovely necklace for only ten dollars. The monk gave us a tour inside. Did you know there is the female Buddha, too? What an awesome culture exhibiting the ultimate diversity and tolerance, as the history... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

A monk provided a tour and was very helpful in explaining beliefs, traditions as well as the history of the center. Nice gift shop - The Happy Yak where I purchased a singing bowl from Tibet.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This is a place for any one who are looking for peace and tranquility. Peaceful temple, hundreds of books selections at the library, long and relaxing trails for walk and lotus pond with fish, turtles, and frogs. I would recommend this place for family, friends, and little kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I took my four kids (9,6,5, & 3) to visit the center and we were not disappointed! Upon arrival there was a singing bowl that we all attempted to play - only one of us was successful and it wasn't me! Then we went in to the temple area which had a variety of meditation seats for all ages. We... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Friend brought me here to walk the trails on their sprawling grounds. Ended up exploring the many outbuildings (small shrines, prayer buildings, garden, other structures) as well as entering the main building to see the prayer and meditation room. There is a small gift shop and library in a separate building. I also noticed that they have some yurts (round... More 

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Bloomington, IN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The Cultural Center is peaceful and quiet. Nothing exciting happens here. Enjoy the walking trails. Meditate and relax. The volunteers will give tours and explain the art and relics. The Dalai Lama and many celebrities visit the center. Retreats are held frequently. Weekly meditation meetings are held on Wednesday at noon.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

No real activity, but worth taking time to visit. Site of visits by a number of movie stars and also, of course, the Dalai Lama, the brother of a former faculty member at IU.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

One of my favorite places to visit when in Indiana. The grounds and walking trail are relaxing and peaceful. Over the years I have attended retreats and meditation sessions here as well. Last August, I stayed in one of the cottages for a night- very relaxing. A truly beautiful cultural experience....

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Address: 3655 Snoddy Road, Bloomington, IN 47401
Phone Number: 8123366807
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington

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