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Thrangu Tashi Monastery

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

Interesting to watch the daily life of the monks, to participate in a puja (prayer ceremony) and this all surrounded by stunning Himalaya views

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Karine V
Reviewed June 4, 2019

this is newly build monastery which will be more interested to in. You can visit ones you are around hear.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Bharat Regmi D
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

I did the 12 mile r/t hike to the monastery from the Dwarika’s hotel but you can drive to it. I have seen several monasteries in Myanmar and Thailand but nothing like this. The temple is majestic- unfortunately one is not allowed to photograph the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 135DavidT
Reviewed February 4, 2019

It is a small village which houses very old Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery which is one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal and one of the holiest in the world. It is known as the place where the Buddha, in a previous...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Krishanu M
Reviewed January 23, 2019

Lots of steps to get up to the Buddha cave and well worth it. Incredable view from the top of the monastery. Well preserved historic site of the cave. Do take a moment to look into the main prayer hall. Truly fantastic.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Joseph R
Reviewed January 11, 2019

This monastery / temple allows visitors to attend their evening service. The service is conducted by monks with horns and drums. Truly an amazing experience. During service tea and donuts shaped cakes are also served to visitors.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank sanedreamer
Reviewed January 9, 2019

arduous 40 minutes journey by a 4 wheeler from dhulikhel, a non-descript town, to the peak, the monastery. 80% of the road is no-road. you may meet with the lord at any sacred moment. then total, absolute silent noon around you. huge, beautiful infrastructure like...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ghosal_rg
Reviewed December 14, 2018

I was so fortunate to be able to stay in the New Guesthouse for 3 nights! It is such an effort to get to the monastery and SO WORTH IT to stay if you can and they have space. PLUS, 3000nr per night includes all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank DarleneG631
Reviewed December 10, 2018

I spent 2 nights in the monastery in December 2018. During my stay, I was having breakfast/lunch/dinner in the dinning hall with monks and I was having milk tea with monks in the shrine room when they were praying. The sculptures of buddha and stupas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Lian D
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Waking up at 5am and walking to the Monestary to experience the morning chanting will stay with me forever. It doesn't matter what religion you follow, I am not a Buddhist but this experience was special. Don't expect a museum because it's not, it's a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Hi there, here are the emails of the monk looking after the guest houses. There are 2 in Namobuddha - old and new they call them, both within the premises of the gompa. New guest house: lamanyimadorje[at]gmail - Lama Nyima... More
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