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==See==
 
==See==
*'''Namdrolling Monastery''', near [[Bylakupee]], a large Nyingma monastery which contains the '''Golden Temple'''. In the Golden Temple there are 3 statues of Buddha, one 60 Ft. high and the other two 58 Ft. high.
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*'''Namdrolling Monastery''', in [[Bylakupee]], a large Nyingma monastery which contains the '''Golden Temple'''. In the Golden Temple there are three impressive statues of the Buddha.
*'''New Sera Mey Temple''', in [[Bylakupee]].
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*'''Sera Jhe''' (also: Sera Jey) and Sera Mey monasteries. In [[Sera]] you will find a village of almost 5,000 monks and one of the 3 biggest monasteries of Tibetan Buddhism outside of [[Tibet]].
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*'''Sera Jhe''' (also: Sera Jey) and '''Sera Mey monasteries'''. These monasteries are located in the same complex in [[Bylakupee]], and with a combined population of almost 5,000 monks, it is one of the largest monastic communties of Tibetan Buddhism outside of [[Tibet]].
  
 
===Itineraries===
 
===Itineraries===
 
Chamundi Hills: About 15 Kms from Mysore, it is a hill station temple which has Godess Chamundeswhari as deity. You can also see big Bull carved out of stone in this place.
 
Chamundi Hills: About 15 Kms from Mysore, it is a hill station temple which has Godess Chamundeswhari as deity. You can also see big Bull carved out of stone in this place.
  
Mysore Palace: Magnificiently built mysore palace is worth watching.
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Mysore Palace: Magnificient piece of architecture.
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==

Revision as of 03:47, 16 March 2006

Mysore is a district in South Karnataka in India.

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  • Namdrolling Monastery, in Bylakupee, a large Nyingma monastery which contains the Golden Temple. In the Golden Temple there are three impressive statues of the Buddha.
  • Sera Jhe (also: Sera Jey) and Sera Mey monasteries. These monasteries are located in the same complex in Bylakupee, and with a combined population of almost 5,000 monks, it is one of the largest monastic communties of Tibetan Buddhism outside of Tibet.

Itineraries

Chamundi Hills: About 15 Kms from Mysore, it is a hill station temple which has Godess Chamundeswhari as deity. You can also see big Bull carved out of stone in this place.

Mysore Palace: Magnificient piece of architecture.

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There are few good hotels in Mysore.

a) Hotel Siddhartha: Offers good variety of South Indian, North Indian Vegetarian food. b) Hotel Sandesh Prince: It is a Two Star Hotel and offers good variety of food.

Mysore also has Pizza corner and other small restaurants.

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