Gyuto Monastery

Gyuto Monastery Travel Map

Gyuto Monastery is located at Sidbhari, 6 km from Dharamshala on the main road to Palampur. It is the abode of Karmapa (Head of the Kagyu Tibetan Buddhism). Also called TCV School this monastery houses the image of Sakhyamuni Buddha enclosed in a small chamber. The Monastery was built in memory of Tibetan soldiers who lost their lives during Tibetan freedom struggle. The magnificent snow-clad Dauladhar forms the backdrop to the Monastery, thereby giving it an appealing look.The structure of the stupa inside the Monastery resembles 'Ashoka stupas' of 3rd century BC. Present Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje along with nearly 200 monks stays here.Tourists, spiritual seekers, nature lovers, adventure seekers and families will find a visit to the Gyuto Monastery ideal. Visitors can also take part in the prayers and Karmapa gives audience to public on Wednesdays and Saturdays.Mid September to June is the ideal time to visit the Monastery. Buses are available from the main bus stand at Dharamsala to the Monastery.Bhagsung waterfall, Namgyal Monastery, Dalai Lama Temple Complex, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, Tsuglag Khang, Kangra Valley, Dharamshala War Memorial, Aghanjar Mahadev Temple and Library of Tibetan Works and Archives are some other attractions near Gyuto Monastery.

Other Places To Visit In Dharamshala
Small Waterfalls
Tea Garden
Lakshmi Narayan Mandir
Tibet Museum
Dalai Lama Temple Complex
Kangra Valley

Sidhbari, Himachal Pradesh 176053, India

+91 189 223 5307

0189 223 5307

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