Refresh your senses at the Gyuto Monastery in Dharamshala

Gyuto Monastery in Dharamshala

An extremely serene and peaceful place to visit
Tourism in Dharamshala

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Best time to visit
Oct - Jun
Ideal Duration
2-4 Days
Visa
N/A
Starting from
Rs. 4,838

Phone

0177 2625864

Address

Tourism & Civil Aviation Department Director, Tourism & Civil Aviation Department, Block No. 28, SDA Complex, Kasumpti, Shimla-171009.
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About Gyuto Monastery in Dharamshala

Originally set up in Tibet, Gyuto Monastery is known for its study in tantric meditation, ritual arts and Buddhist philosophies. A serene monastery of holiness, Gyuto Monastery in Dharamshala is known for its heart-touching history and its tantric studies all over the world. This monastery proves how ancient power of black magic can be used for the wellbeing of the people.

History of Gyuto Monastery

Gyuto Monastery was re-established in India after the Chinese invasion in 1959 in Tibet. The monastery was initially founded by the main disciple of first Dalai Lama, Jetsun Kunga Dhondup. Gyuto Monastery in Dharamshala is, for sure, a must visit tourist attraction in Dharamshala. The main of its establishment was the preservation and promotion of the traditional teachings of tantric of the Tibetan masters who learned these teachings from Indian buddhist scholars and other accomplished masters. In 655 A.D. the location of the two statues in Tibet were exchanged due to political chaos. Later, in 1474 A.D., when Kunga Dhondup Pel Sangpo started teaching tantric to his disciples, then Gyuto Monastery came into existence, which later became an exemplary monastic seat when he, along with his disciples, calmed down a river. 

Tour of Gyuto Monastery

To get the best of this tourist place, you should visit Gyuto Monastery during the month of May. This Buddhist monastery is at its peak level of liveliness with beautiful Tibetan decoration during this time of the year for the celebration of the main festival of all Buddhists, ‘Buddha Purnima’ festival. You will be offered with delicious Tibetan dishes and colorful cultural shows!

Come to this serene monastery, get deep into the simple Buddhist lifestyle and experience Tibetan cultures and cuisine. You will definitely love this part of your visit to Gyuto Monastery in Dharamsala.

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