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Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche Memorial House

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Khyentse Rinpoche was one of the main spiritual teachers of the Bhutanese Royal Family. With great... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2019

Rinpoche Memorial has 2 3 building inside and its big complex .if have time one can cover this... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2019
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Reviewed March 27, 2019

Khyentse Rinpoche was one of the main spiritual teachers of the Bhutanese Royal Family. With great devotion Her Royal Majesty Ashi Kesang Choeden Wangchuck offered the house to Rinpoche in the 1970s. He spent part of each year there on retreat, giving teachings to his...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

Rinpoche Memorial has 2 3 building inside and its big complex .if have time one can cover this and enjoy the Bhutan culture richness.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 24, 2018

This temple will provide you all the best place with good parking lot. Indeed this temple is the oldest in Paro. It has historical and mythical connections of subdueing the demon by Tibetan Dharma King.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mindu W
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche was a great scholar and the main spiritual teacher of the Royal Family of Bhutan. This house was offered to him by Her Royal Majesty as a residence in 1970 and was used by him as a retreat. His close disciples also...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Dhairyashil V
Reviewed April 24, 2018

This is the place of Rinpoche dating back to 8th century with inner sanctum made of wood and many holy relics are centuries old . It has to be visited to understand how much in reverence this place in particular holds for Bhutanese people who...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

It provides an interesting insight to how Rinpoche lived and worked, with lots of photographs to illustrate.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank gyeloh
Reviewed May 6, 2017

A small and very old Buddhist temple in beautiful surroundings. Temple is very peaceful and serene. The Buddha and other statues in the sanctum sanctorium are bright in colors and one can see peace in the face. There are many fruit and flower plants around...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed December 4, 2016

A must visit place! Built in the 7th Century, it s a marvel to behold! You feel humbled in front of the Lord! The holy water given to all visitors is so sweet and refreshing! You really feel at peace !

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank jyothivenkatesh
Reviewed November 20, 2016

A small monastery but very sacred. There are prayer wheels around the walls for devotees, the monastery looks ordinary yet it is beautiful. This doesn't take long.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank maniraic
Reviewed November 5, 2016

there were many types of flowers: big roses, sunflowers adorning the memorial. orange and apple trees surrounded the place.simply beautiful place

Date of experience: October 2016
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