Buddha Temple Buddhist Monastery in Dehradun Uttarakhand

Dehradun Buddha Temple

The Dehradun Buddha Temple or Buddhist monastery Dehradun is situated in a quiet atmosphere ideal for spending few moments with friends, family and loved ones. The environment of this place is very clean and the cold breeze refreshes the mind of the traveler. Dehradun buddha temple is one of the famous chillout spot in Dehradun located in Clement Town area. This place is located at an elevation of 696 meters above sea level.

Buddha Temple Dehradun is located in Mohebewala, Clement Town, Dehradun. It is said that the temple was designed and painted by about 50 artists, who took three years to build this epic piece of art. The main architectural attraction of the Buddha Temple is the great stupa which is 185 feet tall. It is the largest Stupa in the world and is a perfect example of Buddhist architecture.

History of Dehradun Buddha Temple

Dehradun Buddha Temple or Mindrolling monastery is a charitable society and was found in India in 1965 to continue the important scared activities of Mindrolling Monastery in Tibet. Buddha temple Dehradun is constructed in Japanese architecture style. Mindrolling preserves and promotes the centuries-old pure and undiluted system of ceremonies, ritual music, chants, dances, mandala drawing, melodies, and so forth.

The inner and outer appearance of Dehradun Buddha Temple shows the beautiful art and culture of Tibetans. This place is highlighted by prayer wheel, colorful flags, painting and panels on the walls. Dehradun Buddha Temple has over 400 monks from Bhutan, Nepal, and different part of India such as Spiti, Kinnaur. Sikkim, Ladhak and Arunachal Pradesh.

All monks are provided with free accommodation, food, education, medical, clothing and other facilities. The great peace stupa has five breathtaking shrine rooms and exquisite murals disputing many significant Buddhist figures and events.

Buddha Temple Dehradun timing

In summer the timing of Buddha Temple Dehradun is 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

During winter during the timing of Buddha Temple Dehradun is 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Best time to visit Dehradun Buddha Temple

The traveler can come here throughout the year. This place is located in the best place. In winter people used to come here for sunbath, while in the summer it is an ideal place for an evening walk.

Dehradun Buddha Temple Contact Details

Address: Mindrolling Monastery, Clement Town, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248002

Phone No.- +911352640556,

Fax: +911352640943

Email: mindrolling@gmail.com

How to reach Dehradun Buddha Temple

By air:

The nearest airport from Dehradun Buddha Temple is Jollygrant airport which is 20 km away. Jolly Grant airport is well connected with some major cities of India like Delhi and Mumbai. Daily flights are available from these cities to Dehradun. After reaching Dehradun the traveler can hire a taxi from airport taxi stand to Buddha Temple Dehradun.

By Railway:

The nearest railway station from Dehradun Buddha Temple is Dehradun Railway station which is 16 km away. Taxies and auto are available at railway station Dehradun by which the traveler can reach the Buddha Temple Dehradun.

By Road:

To reach Dehradun Buddha Temple, the traveler must first come to Delhi, after reaching Delhi, take the bus from Kashmiri gate to Dehradun. Buddha Temple is situated at a distance of 4 km from Dehradun ISBT bus station. From the bus station, the traveler can easily reach Buddha Temple by auto (Vikram). If you are coming with your personal vehicle then take the help of Google Map.