Golden Temple, Kodagu (Coorg)
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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. To visit Golden Temple and other attractions in Kodagu (Coorg), use our Kodagu (Coorg) itinerary maker.
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A cool breeze place on the foothills of the kodaku mountain which will elevate your spirituality. Cant call it be a shoppers heaven but yes you can get some local stuffs at a considerably economical p... read more »
Buddist temple in south India in the middle of greenery and Cauvery river. Bylakuppe is very near to Kushalanagara. The monastery is well maintained with beautiful paintings which depicts the stories ... read more »
Monastery is definitely worth visiting, especially to experience the pray (in our case it took place around 10 am, but probably happens a few times along the day)
The golden temple is mostly famouse for seen the garden and meet to all peace of monks.... As well as i have visited two time....nice place....
If u r planning a trip to coorg , golden temple is on the way.nice place for shopping, monks r good to watch
Beautiful and and maind glowing the peace of mind and spirit of the most part of the bakthi the same God Buddha is very attractive. I
Very nice and clean area. Highly recommended. In small shops they don't cheat you like in all other shops elsewhere. Very kind people these monks - if you get lucky you can take picture with them 😉 especially there is one small who loves to take pictures with everyone".
A nice place to visit on your trip to the beautiful district of Kodagu (Coorg). Lots of history and a pleasant atmosphere at this Tibetan settlement in Bylakuppe.
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