Mosteiro Zen Morro da Vargem, Vitoria

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.8/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
Those who choose to seek peace and tranquility away from the sands of the local beaches will find both at Mosteiro Zen Morro da Vargem, the first Zen Buddhist monastery to be founded in Latin America. Built in 1974 by Ryohan Shingu, the monastery is located 350 m (1,148 ft) above sea level, and serves as a training center for monks wishing to learn according to Eastern traditions. Before you head to Vitoria, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Vitoria vacation trip planner, to make sure you see all that Vitoria has to offer, including Mosteiro Zen Morro da Vargem.
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  • Before the monastery's Guide, your explanations, I was viewing the Zen lifestyle. Every moment of their routine is a meditative Act, until the period of the shower. Meals, cleaning the House are treated as moments of expansion of consciousness. With a beautiful natural environment and well taken care of. The rooms was present at all times.
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  • Extraordinary site administered by Buddhists. Regardless of religion, we are Christians, the monastery is a beautiful place to be visited. Beautiful scenery! Easy access, well signposted, good road ... Total tranquility.
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  • This is a place worth visiting. You will be very well received, will be in contact with nature and get a lot of information with qualified guide to explain all details about the location.
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