Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 Shoes vs boots? Climbing Mt Bat ur in Bali
  2. 2 Six months in Inchoen / South Korea
  3. 3 Planning for 1 week in Vietnam
  4. 4 3 day tours from Bangkok
  5. 5 Feedback--First Time in Japan, 3 weeks
  6. 6 6 days itinerary advise - which company to book ?
  7. 7 Is this crazy?
  8. 8 In Seoul for one day
  9. 9 Trip Report 20 Days In Japan: We survived Sakura!
  10. 10 How to book domestic tickets/hotels in Burma.
  11. 11 India help with where to go
  12. 12 Trip Report 6 weeks in Cambodia and Laos with an unplanned itinerary
  13. 13 Hong Kong / Bangkok / Seoul / Tokyo
  14. 14 Taxis in Yangon
  15. 15 Feb 17 Itinenary (Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia)
  16. 16 144 Hour Visa Exception China
  17. 17 Jews in China. Who knew?
  18. 18 Shanghai Tailor?
  19. 19 Best of Koh Tao
  20. 20 Please help with my itinerary for Japan, Part One
  21. 21 Singapore or Hong Kong
  22. 22 Studying yoga in India
  23. 23 Please help with my itinerary for Japan, Part Two (more difficult)
  24. 24 Chiyoda or Shitaya area stay?
  25. 25 Visit Mandalay or not?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Living at buddhist camp for free/work

Jump to last reply

Hello. I am considering going to India as that has been my travel goal for a long time! Once in India I want to find peace and love inside my self.

Unfortunately, my budget is very low. After I've bought fly tacket I will have around 3000$ left at my bank account. With that money I want to travel in India for about five months, aswell as having some money left when I come home.

Therefore I have decided, not only for economically reason, but also for spiritually reasons to live at a Buddhist camp for about 1-4 months. For doing that, and fulfilling my dream I will need you other travelers help to find information about this.

Are there plenty, or even any buddhist camp that will let me, a white almost 21-year old girl, speaking no Hindi or any other Indian language let me stay at their camp, get free meditation courses as well as food in exchange for work? Or are there maybe somewhere where I can get it all for free and just spend a couple months meditating day in and day out?

Where do I find places like that?
What do they expect from me?
What are the offerings I must do?

And any other relative information!

Thanks by advance
- Sweden

4 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement