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Dharmarajika Buddhist Monastery

Kamalapur | Atish Dipankar Road, Sabujbag, Dhaka City 1214, Bangladesh
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The Great Buddhist Monastery at Dhaka

It is a great place for Buddhist living around Dhaka. It is also a learning center with hostel for... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Shahid L
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Celebrating Buddha's Birth Day in Dhaka

Usually I have never been in Bangladesh ob Buddha's Birth Day. Coincidentally this year I was in... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
FaruqFaisel
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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29 Sep 2017
“The Great Buddhist Monastery at Dhaka”
1 May 2017
“Short Trip to Dharmarajika”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Kamalapur | Atish Dipankar Road, Sabujbag, Dhaka City 1214, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

It is a great place for Buddhist living around Dhaka. It is also a learning center with hostel for students. There is also a library and book store. Usually national programs related with Buddhist religion are organized here.

Thank Shahid L
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Usually I have never been in Bangladesh ob Buddha's Birth Day. Coincidentally this year I was in Dhaka on that day. Few friends from Belgium were also visiting Dhaka. So we went to Dharmarajika Buddhist temple to celebrate the auspicious full moon night. It was...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Dharmarajika is nice place for short trip. I like the place very much. There is a Bhuddist Temple nice to see.

Thank Md I
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

It is probably the most famous and known Buddhist religious structure in the city if not in the whole country. With a 20 meters long statue of Buddha, it is also often considered as a place to visit by the local non-Buddhist just on visiting...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Visited this holy place on 2578th buddha birthday.d weather was cool(very rare in dhaka),decorated with full of lights (ofcourse d candles lighted by worshipers) was must watch.There was also a huge golden buddha stupa n infront of that was a pond which was again decorated...More

Thank Jeevan T
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Dharmarajika Buddhist Monastery is a famous place not only for the Buddhists but also for all people. There is a big statue of Mohamoti Goutam Buddho in the monastery. Many colorful events take place in the monastery in various occasions. It is in a good...More

1  Thank Mohammad Tarek ... R
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

Yes it's a Big Buddhist Monastery in Heart of Dhaka, Bangladesh as per of my knowledge. It's nice monastery. In fact, it's an orphanage monastic based they are running it. Inside of this monastery have high school and also boys hostel including monastery and in...More

1  Thank Visit2Asia
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

Its a temple and monastery! Buddhists of Dhaka city go there for their prayers! Inside there is a pond. You can sit beside there and enjoy the cool air! There is a 10m Buddhist statue which looks very beautiful at night! Good place to visit...More

2  Thank SukarnaBarua
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Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

This is a nice Buddhist temple in dhaka .to come this place you need to pass huge traffic but after entering here and see the golden big Buddha statue then you will feel amazing. .so nice statue. I went there evening I saw praying by...More

3  Thank anupam b
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

Steeped in history, this peace paradise provides a soothing experience. The Chief Patriarch of this monastery, Sanghanayaka Suddhananda Mahathero, is a warm, loving and enlightened soul and its a privilege to interact with him

2  Thank Jaideep1411
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