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Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche Memorial House

Kyichu, Paro 12001, Bhutan
+975 8 271 797
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This temple will provide you all the best place with good parking lot. Indeed this temple is the... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
Mindu W
A memorial believed to inspire and bless.

Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche was a great scholar and the main spiritual teacher of the Royal Family of... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Dhairyashil V
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Pune, India
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“his life” (2 reviews)
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Kyichu, Paro 12001, Bhutan
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+975 8 271 797
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Reviewed 25 May 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.

Thank Mindu W
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Reviewed 15 May 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

Thank Dhairyashil V
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Reviewed 24 April 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

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

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

Thank gyeloh
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Reviewed 6 May 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

Thank Usha65
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Reviewed 5 December 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 !

1  Thank jyothivenkatesh
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Reviewed 20 November 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.

Thank Mani Rai C
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

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

Thank nisha14042016
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Exploring this serene house, with Buddhist paintings and statues preserved inside in the dark, was an interesting experience. The best thing is there aren't many tourists, you basically have the place to yourself.

Thank Jessica Y
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is on the way to Tiger's Nest. The best part of this place is the floral trees. While, violet, blue coloured tress are very attractive at this place.

Thank Raja_Asansol
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