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Ghoom Monastery

Tamang Buddhidt Monastery Rd, Darjeeling 734102, India
+91 98324 24705
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“maitreya buddha” (11 reviews)
“big statue” (6 reviews)
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Tamang Buddhidt Monastery Rd, Darjeeling 734102, India
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+91 98324 24705
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"maitreya buddha"
in 11 reviews
"big statue"
in 6 reviews
"sterling resort"
in 4 reviews
"spiritual place"
in 6 reviews
"tibetan style"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful paintings"
in 4 reviews
"tiger hill"
in 30 reviews
"buddhist culture"
in 5 reviews
"railway station"
in 15 reviews
"prayer wheels"
in 6 reviews
"quiet place"
in 4 reviews
"peace of mind"
in 4 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"nice place to visit"
in 6 reviews
"batasia loop"
in 14 reviews
"worth a visit"
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"early morning"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The monastery is the best place to find peace at ghoom, Darjeeling. We have enjoyed the melancholy, interacted with the young boudhist monks and spend wonderful time by seeing enriched heritage. The prayer bells make your day bright with blessings. Definitely an experience to remember...More

Thank Subhoshree R
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Yiga Choeling is popularly known as the Ghoom Monastery and is located within Darjeeling town and is very popular with the locals as well as the tourists.Its a peaceful place to be in at any time of the day!!

Thank Jharna S
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Its a very peaceful and calm place. Take off your footwear outside. Sit. Close ur eyes and open ur minds. Ask those questions which we do not. Maybe you will find the answers or directions. Go near the altar and see all the photos and...More

Thank girish h
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ghum Monastery is readily accessible within the city, making it different from most other Monasteries which are at isolated hill side locations. It is a single compact hall within a larger gated compound. A central tall, seated colourful statue of Buddha rising to the high...More

Thank S_Venkatesh
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ghoom monastery is a very peaceful place. It's better to go in the morning, you can join the local people when they are worship of mahatma Buddha. We enjoyed a lot.

Thank kanc28
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky as we were at the Ghoom Monastery on the day of celebrations of the Birth, Enlightenment and Death of Gautama the Buddha. In Sri Lanka and other Theravada countries it was celebrated at the time of the previous full moon. The masses...More

Thank PrathaDenmark
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's no big deal. There r better monasteries like pemangyetse in Pelling nd Buddha park in Ravangla.Our taxi driver forcibly tuk us nd wasted our tm

Thank gvinita46
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place needs to be kept clean. It's a holy place so it's upkeep is must. There is a gift shop in the monastery. We picked a few souvenirs.

Thank Neha K
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Ghoom Monastery is a place which is very quiet and has something serene about it. It is a nice and quiet place.

Thank Ashutosh-73
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Very peaceful Buddhist place. Full of serenity and statues. Right next to Toy train station. Lots of souvenir

Thank Yogeshwar T
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Seema M
20 June 2018|
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Response from girish h | Reviewed this property |
We went at about 11 am. Generally the driver u hire will take u at a suitable time. If u r on ur own, no probs general day timings should be ok. But im sure evening time would be a torally different experience since candles... More
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SSouvik
2 October 2016|
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Response from Royadip | Reviewed this property |
Visited in May and it was O.K
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SSouvik
2 October 2016|
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Response from Alpesh S | Reviewed this property |
ya its ok for seniors but not ok for heart patient.or any type of lungs dieses....
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