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Kopan Monastery, Kathmandu

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.7/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web
In the Himalayan foothills, Kopan Monastery allows you to learn more about the Buddhist faith and culture as you attend a prayer, meditate, stroll the lush gardens, or enjoy a simple meal at the onsite cafe. As you admire the main temple's vibrant and detailed architecture, pay special attention to the numerous statues and paintings. Kopan Monastery is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Kathmandu Edition.
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  • Everyone should do this retreat once in their life - the earlier the better. The teachings are very insightful coupled with an introduction to meditation - just brilliant . Accommodation for the price...  read more »
  • In the top of the mountain, with a such beautiful garden, it's Kopan. The monks are very kind and the main temple amazing. You have a book store too where you can find nice and cheap souveniers. Spend...  read more »
  • Ever since my first 10-day introductory course here, Kopan has been not only my spiritual sanctuary but my warm second home as well. I long for this place as soon as I come back. Spending at least a f...  read more »
  • It is one of the best place in the town. It's a beautiful hill-station that provides beautiful Kathmandu's valley view. Monastery school known as Kopan (MEC) School helps hundreds of himalayan students to get best environment education free.
  • Loved place in the high stage... Lama Zopa Rinpoche la kyabsu tshiwo...
  • Located just north of the ancient Buddhist town of Boudhanath is the Kopan hill. Visitors from all over the world come here to attend courses and enjoy the spiritual atmosphere of the place for study and practice.
  • Loved it! Splendid! Please Must go and see! I love Zopa Rinpoche! Ema from Toronto
  • MIND OPENING ! They teach you how to live your life ! It s not a theological religion, they just believe in afterlife. They reprogram your brain to eliminate all the negatives taughts ! It s an experience of a lifetime !
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