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Centre Bouddhique Drukpa

Historic site and monument ,  Buddhist temple at Plouray
  • The serenity of the place is conducive to relaxation, meditation and stroll.

  • At the Buddhist Center of Plouray, after taking care to take off your shoes, you can enter the temple or the Stupa to meditate and admire impressive statues. You will have the opportunity to spin the prayer wheel (clockwise). Soak up the atmosphere of the park conducive to mediation and take advantage of this visit to hike in the forest. Founded in 1985 and recognized as a religious congregation in 2004 under the name “Pel Drukpay Tcheutsok”, the Plouray Buddhist Center is the European...
    At the Buddhist Center of Plouray, after taking care to take off your shoes, you can enter the temple or the Stupa to meditate and admire impressive statues. You will have the opportunity to spin the prayer wheel (clockwise). Soak up the atmosphere of the park conducive to mediation and take advantage of this visit to hike in the forest. Founded in 1985 and recognized as a religious congregation in 2004 under the name “Pel Drukpay Tcheutsok”, the Plouray Buddhist Center 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 the Gyalwang Drukpa to come and teach there. It is located in a peaceful setting conducive to meditation. The center is open to the public every day of the year with a reception from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (6:30 p.m. in summer). The center is headed by Drubpön Nawang Tenzin, the superior of the congregation, who guides group retreats throughout the year. Currently about fifteen people reside in the center, among them, 3 monks and 3 nuns. Studying the Buddha's teaching and putting it into practice is the vocation of the center. Outside of retreats and teachings, meditation and prayer practices are provided every day at 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Shop: books on Buddhism, crafts from the Himalayas: incense, singing bowls, clothes.
  • 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 €
Openings
  • All year
  • Monday
    2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday
    2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Thursday
    2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Friday
    2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Saturday
    2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Sunday
    2:30 PM - 5:30 PM