Centre Bouddhique Drukpa

Historic site and monument ,  Buddhist temple at Plouray

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  • The serenity of the place is conducive to relaxation, meditation and stroll.

    After taking off your shoes, you can enter the temple or the Stupa to collect and admire impressive statues. You will have the opportunity to turn the prayer wheel (clockwise). Soak up the atmosphere of the park for mediation and enjoy this tour for hiking in the forest. Founded in 1985 and recognized as a religious congregation in 2004 under the name "Pel Drukpay Tcheutsok", the Buddhist Center of Plouray is the European headquarters of the Drukpa Lineage, one of the great schools of Tibetan Buddhism. He received the Dalai Lama in 2008 and regularly invites Gyalwang Drukpa to come and teach there. It is in a peaceful setting conducive to meditation. The center is open to the public every day of the year with a reception from 14:30 to 17:30 (18:30 in summer). The center is headed by Drubpön Nawang Tenzin, the superior of the congregation, who guides collective retreats throughout the year. Currently about fifteen people reside in the center, among them, 3 monks and 3 nuns. The study of Buddha's teaching and its implementation is the vocation of the center. Outside of the retreat and teaching periods, meditation and prayer are provided daily at 7am and 6pm. Boutique: books on Buddhism, Himalayan crafts: incense, singing bowls, clothing.
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Equipment
    • Car park
    • bus parking
    • Disabled toilets
    • Public toilets
  • Services
    • Boutique
    • Non-guided tour
    • Guided visits (groups only)
  • Activities
    • Lectures
    • Hiking trail
Rates
Payment methods
  • Bank card
  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Rates
  • Guided visit group (per adult)
    2 €