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Dalai Lama Temple Complex

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Address: Thekchen Choeling, Kangra District, Dharamsala, India
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The centre provides a chilling account of the relatively recent tibetean history of the last 60 years of Chinese occupation. Whilst the historical facts are a little inaccurate on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I feel its overhyped As compare to other temples of dalai lama in Coorg N sikkim its normal It is well maintained But nothing major as tourism point of view Climate is superb Dharamshala

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The centre provides a chilling account of the relatively recent tibetean history of the last 60 years of Chinese occupation. Whilst the historical facts are a little inaccurate on places relating to ancient tibetean history it is certainly truthful about the recent and ongoing Chinese atrocities. We'll worth a visit and a thorough read of all the posters.

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Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The abode of Dalai Lama and the peaceful Temple Complex is a must visit! Try taking some time out and meditating (or simply keeping quiet) to enjoy the beauty of the place.. The vibrations would leave you recharged!

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Temple is situated just after market of McLeodganj. The way to reach this temple goes through main market of McLeodganj which has very nice shops for purchasing handcrafted items related to Tibetan lifestyle. Inside the temple there are very pretty prayer wheels and a nice museum.

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Mohali, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A must see trip and if you are lucky, you can even get a chance to see Dalai Lama. The market near the temple is full of varieties.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave a talk at the Dalai Lama Library. It was a wonderful experience. They have a Tibetan Museum in the Library, wonderful treasures carried from Tibet. The Complex is also spiritually moving.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Never have I seen a temple complex so calm and peaceful. People throng the temple, but maintain discipline, stay calm and pray in peace. No crowd control required here. And the view from the temple is also great. A must visit place, not just for Buddhists, but anyone who wants to pray in peace.

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Jalandhar, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the main attraction in Mecleodganj to see Buddhism. You will be able to see so many people from different cities or even countries inside the temple also there are hotels and many restaurants are available near by so easy to stay. Inside the temple you will fell very positive when you enter the main chamber where Dalai Lama... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will feel peace here. Unfortunately we were not able to see His Holiness Dalai Lama but you can feel the presence of peace, calmness and sense of satisfaction.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one place in Dharmasha where you experience Divinity through Cleanliness & Simplicity. Never before, have I seen such clean places of worship. Everything inside the sanctorum is shining !!! You will regret missing the place, even if happen to be nearby Dharmashala.

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