Royal Bhutan Monastery at Bodh Gaya

Royal Bhutan Monastery is one of the magnificent monasteries in Bodh Gaya.  The monastery featuring depictions of life of Lord Buddha in Clay Carvings  attract millions of Buddhism followers from across the world. This monastery was constructed by the King of Bhutan as a tribute to Lord Buddha. The Bhutanese Monastery buildings are in lovely traditional architecture.

The monastery, decorated and carved with ornamental architectural style, hosts a magnificent temple along with a rest house for the Bhutanese monks. The temple inside the monastery has a seven-feet high image of the Lord Buddha, which is further carved with the Buddhist symbols and scriptures.

The Buddhist monastery of Bhutan also carries out several tasks from the place. The monks conducts discourse on the Buddha and His teachings, guide individual and group meditation, organise peace prayers and offer prayers at the temple.

It is situated in near  Birla Road in Bodh Gaya. Like other monasteries it too has its guest house where you can stay overnight in spacious rooms. It has 15 spacious rooms  providing facilities air-conditioned & non air-conditioned rooms with attached bathrooms,Travel Desk 24-hour front desk 24-hour room service Air conditioning Laundry Parking Laundry. You need not pay anything for the stay but consider donating some amount towards the maintenance and expenditure of the monasteries. It is expected that guests would obey the rules of monastery  and refrain from any alcoholic drinks  during the stay.


(Photo Courtesy Rahul)

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