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Tibetan Temple, Varanasi

(4.5/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
One of the more modern temples of India, Tibetan Temple is a place that follows Therevada Buddhist faith. Built by Anagarika Dharmapala, who was born into the aristocratic Buddhist family. He also founded the Mahabodhi Society that also preserves the site. Upon entering, notice the main shrine called ‘Mulagandakuti’ where the Buddha used to stay during his visits to Sarnath and gave sermons to his five disciples. Be sure to check opening times before heading there. Plan your visit to Tibetan Temple and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Varanasi vacation planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • The temple is very beautiful and you can actuall feel the peace. Just sit there for sometime.Must keep your mobile in silent mode. Taking pictures is prohibited  more »
  • Nice peaceful place in lovely gardens. If you are in Sarnath, do take the time to visit this new Temple.  more »
  • Stopped by to view the temple. It's art work both in and outside of the temple were lovely and moving.  more »
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  • It's a nice temple with a very clean and modern guesthouse, but a bit expensive
  • A enchanting atmosphere.
  • Nice
  • Nicee temple 😊
  • Darshan 1 time .