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Golden Temple, Kodagu (Coorg)

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Embark in an exploration of the history and philosophy of Indian-Tibetan Buddhism at Golden Temple. Established in 1972 by Tibetan refugees, today it is a home for more than 7,000 monks and students. See the 12 m (40 ft) three huge golden Buddha statues, among the Tibetan-influenced art and architecture of the temple. Witness the religious rituals in the prayer hall with ceremonies conducted with trumpets and drums. Study the colorful paintings and transcriptions depicting gods and demons from Tibetan mythology. Near the temple you can shop for traditional Tibetan items like costumes, carpets, and statues. You can plan Kodagu (Coorg) trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • This temple is inside namdroling monastery. Very peaceful place. There are 3 budha statues inside. The whole place is decorated with mural paintings.you will see monks praying and lightning diyas outs...  more »
  • Divine.. superb place with buddhist architecture. Very peaceful Temple. Feel like that we are in tibbet. Must visit place  more »
  • The temple was on the way when we came from Bangalore. It is in kushalnagar which is around 30 km from Coorg main town. It's a big Buddha temple with huge Buddha idle in the main building..... We have...  more »

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