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Khawalung Monastery

Kathmandu, Nepal
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Great volunteer stay

The kwawalung monastery is very beautiful. The monks are really nice and friendly. We stayed for 2... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Tessa E
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Awesome

That was awesome feeling bt some thing missing..we enjoy a lot and cheering the old moments ..it... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
Shubham669
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1 Sep 2016
“Great volunteer stay ”
19 Aug 2016
“Awesome”
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The kwawalung monastery is very beautiful. The monks are really nice and friendly. We stayed for 2 weeks teaching English to the 8-16 year old monks. We arranged it via InspireNepal and can recommend it very much! There were about 6-8 other volunteers so preparation...More

Thank Tessa E
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

That was awesome feeling bt some thing missing..we enjoy a lot and cheering the old moments ..it was surprised visit for us..

Thank Shubham669
Reviewed 15 August 2014

We have visited the Monastery. The area is so quite with great views of the mountains. We assisted to some meditations with the monks and we wanna come back!! They were very welcoming and funny. The Monastery is so beautiful and they love to talk...More

Thank Lena P
Reviewed 18 January 2013

I stayed here for roughly a week just to catch a local monastery experience in Boudha. It was a wonderful experience. Basic, but incredibly cheap, the food is plentiful, and the monks - both those running the place and living here - were fantastic! A...More

4  Thank Yeti S
Reviewed 21 July 2012

I have to say, I have been to many monasteries and they are all pretty nice, but his has a real sense of calm, and it is just plain uplifting! In a city of the absurd, this is a wonderful outlet.

3  Thank caught_in_the_Du
Reviewed 8 May 2008

This monastery is open in 2005, founded by Lama Jigme Dorjee. It includes a school for Buddhist studies and retreat. The monastery boasts many beautiful wall paintings and has rich Tibetan heritage. Do make a visit here if you are at Bodhnath Stupa or Hyatt...More

5  Thank Choo_Travel
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Is this temple still standing please? UNESCO and The Archeological Survey of India have not released a list of temples and locations, lost in the quake. If travellers could photograph and post on the corresponding listings, of what is; a) Demolished b) Damaged c) Fine This will help the world learn of what is lost and what is not. Thankyou. Loving kindness to all in Nepal. Om shanti shanti shanti
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