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Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery, Buleleng

(4.7/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web)
Immerse yourself in tranquility at Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery, an enormous Buddhist monastery perched hillside. The colorful temples first opened in 1970 and house several meditation rooms, libraries, and gardens. Explore the different areas of the monastery, linked by small footpaths lined with statues, lush gardens, and tall pines. If interested, inquire about participating in meditation here yourself. You'll need to wear a sarong or sash around the waist when you visit, but you can borrow one from the front desk at no charge. You'll get here easiest by car, along a scenic drive passing vineyards and a small community. For Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery and beyond, use our Buleleng tourist route planner to get the most from your Buleleng vacation.
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  • This temple is spread among several floors each more beautiful than the previous one. It start with a modest entry, then a pond, then a place with two Buddha, one in meditation pose, the other laid. O...  more »
  • Ideally located in the few moments to stop. A very impressive, peaceful place. For the praying saving a sarong is required, this can be borrowed for a donation at the entrance.
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  • This place is a must experience. Absolutely a wonderful place to meditate. I spent 60 minutes in meditation and totally lost myself. The energy was powerful and flowing. A gentle graceful energy that ...  more »
  • Peace, love & Happiness be with you. In 3 words can describ a life practicing. A must visit for Spiritual and Physycal Peace of mind...
  • A bit far but worth to visit. First temple I didnt pay entrance fee and just donated. Temple was so peaceful and many things to see.
  • The most genuine temple we visited while in Bali. Very peaceful and not tourist orientated. Highly recommended.
  • It's the most beautiful and calm temple in the island. It's worth to drive there and spend some time "breathing". There is a small parking for a few cars. The fee is 5k
  • nice place, & quiet