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Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Tibetan Buddhist Monastery

335 Mead Mountain Rd, Woodstock, NY 12498-1038
+1 845-679-5906
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This place brings you into a calmer mood unless you are the most ignorant ;) The shrine is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
matthewilfoe
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New York City, New York
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Sorry i cant say any thing please not as me any thing.please sorry.i miss so much.this place.sorry p

Reviewed 22 March 2018
bappy s
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A beautiful and serene monastery that serves as a retreat and study center and is worth a visit.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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335 Mead Mountain Rd, Woodstock, NY 12498-1038
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"main shrine"
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"buddhist monastery"
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"overlook mountain"
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"across the road"
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"prayer room"
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"friendly place"
in 2 reviews
"meditation session"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"first hand"
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"main room"
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"remove your shoes"
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"front entrance"
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"saturday tour"
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"hiking trail"
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"parking lot"
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"meditate"
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"bookstore"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place brings you into a calmer mood unless you are the most ignorant ;) The shrine is stunning, the whole atmosphere captivating. There a very good bookstore.

Thank matthewilfoe
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Sorry i cant say any thing please not as me any thing.please sorry.i miss so much.this place.sorry p

1  Thank bappy s
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Such a beautiful place - I love wandering around their bookstore to find things to read, and just love the main shrine room to meditate.

Thank BHBrooks
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Cultural place to stop and admire. It's not very big, but the public can sit in the main shrine room, sans footwear and meditate or observe the shrine. Some people were actual Buddhists, but most were there, like me, to get a feel for the...More

1  Thank Kim K
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Loved the architecture of the building, a solemn place to sit and pray. There are also 2 other small old buildings for prayer that are more rustic. Very nice

Thank carcabbi92
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

I was a cook at this Tibetan Monastery, which sits on top of Meads Mountain in the Catskills, in 1999. Since then, I've lived at the foot of that mountain in historic, picturesque Woodstock, NY. Every time I have a guest who's visiting me for...More

3  Thank ChannahAbraham
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you have never seen a genuine Buddhist temple this is worth the trip. The place is decorated in a very colorful, gilded, ornate and colorful way. This is not a tourist trap but a working place of worship. The main room where the statue...More

1  Thank AJS-NY
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

we visited the monastery because we were across the road for a hike......It only took a few minuets of time to tour....

Thank Kateena C
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visited the monastery just before going to hike on Overlook Mountain. Beautiful grounds and buildings, and amazing shrine. We joined an ongoing guided tour, really enjoyed it. It was a bit of a surprise to find a piece of Tibet here in Catskills, just 2...More

1  Thank NYC_photography
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

The tour at this monastery is really awesome. I highly recommend it. The place is beautiful and the lady giving the tour is mesmerizing. I also stayed for the introduction to meditation which is nice for new-comers to meditation. There's also a lovely hiking trail...More

2  Thank Ravisharon K
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Wendy W
17 August 2017|
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Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know their schedule. I'd suggest you contact them directly. It seems the timing of some of their events are fluid.
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sn0asis
19 August 2016|
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Response from Candice C | Reviewed this property |
Can't remember but relatively early. The grounds are sort of open, and there is a board on the outside of the bookstore with hours for the temples.
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Lucyjody
15 October 2015|
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Response from KannsTours | Reviewed this property |
Hello Tom C Unfortunately no KTD does not allow pets at all.
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