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Dipabhavan Meditation Centre

271/2 Moo 1,Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
+66 81 893 0121
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I've been on over 100 meditation retreats. Starting in 1979 I have done retreats in New Zealand... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2016
Tom_riddle_2000
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Cleveland, Ohio
Interesting experience

I completed 7-days course in June. Great personal experience, location is nice with a beautiful... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2016
SchrodingerParis
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Nantes, France
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Sep 26, 2016
“skip this reatreat”
Aug 2, 2016
“Interesting experience”
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271/2 Moo 1,Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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+66 81 893 0121
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Reviewed September 26, 2016

I've been on over 100 meditation retreats. Starting in 1979 I have done retreats in New Zealand, India, Thailand, Japan, USA, and England. This is the first time I've ever advised anyone not to go on a retreat. The center is in a beautiful place...More

17  Thank Tom_riddle_2000
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

I completed 7-days course in June. Great personal experience, location is nice with a beautiful sea view. The schedule alternating sitting and walking meditation is do-able. Morning Yoga also helps a lot. Be aware that the beds are really basic, just a straw matress on...More

1  Thank SchrodingerParis
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Reviewed April 29, 2016

For a newbie to meditation this was tough but we completed the 7 days. Out of 50 people 12 didn't stay till the end. No talking, no electrical gadgets, no mirrors, and no meat. 2 basic vegetarian meals per day. getting up at 4:30 and...More

2  Thank fred m
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Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for the one week meditation retreat at Christmas time. It was a very given and amazing experience for me. I really learnt a lot and the stay made me change the way I look at life. It helped me to find inner...More

3  Thank Benedikte R
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Reviewed January 9, 2016

I have completed 7-days course right in the end of the year. There were some hard moments during the course, but overall impression is great: head is light and clear, I've got some very useful insights. They teach not just how to meditate, but also...More

5  Thank Yulia V
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Reviewed November 4, 2015

I've been practicing meditation more or less for about three years but I didn't achieve much from my own practice.What I achieved in these 7 days of retreat was much more than all my achievement in the past three years.I participate in the retreat in...More

5  Thank Hassan Y
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Reviewed October 27, 2015

If you like to learn what Buddha teaches. Just heading to this place. the place is so quite. Not allow to use mobile phone during stay here. there are rules for the studying. English version is available for foreigners. Just see the newsletter of it's...More

1  Thank maitipakorn
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Reviewed October 12, 2015

I have spoken to people about my experience at this retreat more then I have spoken about any other of my adventures or life events. There is a very calming and heartfelt atmosphere here, the staff and teachers are understanding and supportive, truly inspirational. The...More

2  Thank Leyla R
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Reviewed October 6, 2015

The meditation retreat will be hard at some times but it really pays off. Best bring one or two sleeping mats along because the wooden beds are very unconfortable. It really was an unique and amazing expierence!

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Reviewed August 19, 2015

One of the best places for its kind in town. A must visit at least once in a trip. Good ambiance as well.

1  Thank ysl155
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