Fodor's Expert Review Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Buddhist Monastery

Woodstock Religious Building/Site/Shrine

A giant golden Buddha resides in the colorful shrine room of this Tibetan Buddhist monastery, where you can meditate or wander the grounds. Stroll around to discover a fishpond, guesthouse, and solitary-retreat cabins, or join a guided tour on weekends at 1:30. Because this is a religious center, you're not permitted into the main shrine room wearing shoes, hats, or revealing garments. Introductory instruction in shinay (mind-calming) meditation is also available. The monastery is about 3 miles north of the village center.

Religious Building/Site/Shrine

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335 Meads Mountain Rd.
Woodstock, New York  12498, USA

845-679–5906

www.kagyu.org

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