Buddha Temple in Dehradun- My Experience

The Buddha Temple in Dehradun is only one Tibetan temple  that many people like to visit. It’s also called the Mindrolling Monastery. It’s in Clement Town, Dehradun, and is one of the biggest Buddhist places in India. Inside, there’s a beautiful Tibetan  temple, a stupa, and rooms for meditation.

How to Reach Buddha Temple in Dehradun

It is located in Mohabewala, Clement Town, Dehradun. It’s near ISBT Dehradun and only a few minutes away. Follow the road signs from ISBT to Clement Town. You can easily spot the large Buddha statue from a distance. Use the map above for precise directions.

The distance to Buddha Temple in Dehradun is 9 km by road.

About the Temple:

The temple was built in 1965 by a Buddhist monk named Khochhen Rinpoche. It looks really amazing with its detailed designs and pretty paintings on the walls. These paintings show stories about Buddha’s life and other important things in Buddhism. It is also famous as Buddha Temple Clement Town Dehradun.

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tibetan buddhist monastery dehradun
Tibetan Buddhist Monastery Dehradun

My Experience

When I reached the Tibetan Temple Dehradun, I was really amazed by how grand it looked. The place was huge, with pretty gardens, a big hall for prayers, and really nice buildings.

While I walked around the temple area, I saw many monks doing their daily activities. Some were meditating in the gardens, and others were studying. Seeing how dedicated and faithful they were made me feel very humble.

The Buddha Temple isn’t just for praying; it’s also a place where you can learn and grow spiritually. They have classes for meditation, yoga, and teachings about Buddhist ideas. People from all over the world come here to join these classes.

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Mindrolling Monestry, Dehradun
Mindrolling Monestry, Dehradun

Tibetan Temple Dehradun

The Sakyamuni Buddha statue is a remarkable work of art and engineering. Made from bronze and covered in gold, it’s strong and beautiful. It can even withstand earthquakes up to 8.0 on the Richter scale.

The statue shows Buddha sitting in a special way that means meditation and spiritual perfection. When I looked at it, I felt really calm and peaceful. The peaceful place around the statue made me forget about my worries and feel relaxed.

I had a great time exploring the Stupa and learning about its history. It’s connected to Buddhism, and I learned a lot about their culture. This place left a strong mark on my heart. I suggest it to anyone who wants to know about Buddhism’s wisdom and beauty. You’ll remember this experience forever.

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Sakya Centre Buddhist Monastery, Dehradun

Sakya Centre Buddhist Monastery, Dehradun

Opening and Closing Time

  • Summer Timings: 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon and 02:00 PM – 07:00 PM
  • Winter Timings: 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon and 1:30 PM – 06:00 PM
  • Buddha Temple Dehradun Entry Fee is Nil. It offers free entry for everyone. 


In conclusion, this Tibetan Temple of Dehradun, also known as the Mindrolling Monastery, is a place of profound beauty, spirituality, and serenity. Its grandeur, with its beautiful gardens, intricately designed buildings, and adorned statues of Lord Buddha, leaves visitors awestruck.


Q.  Bbuddha temple dehradun tickets

A. There is no tickets for Buddha Temple Dehradun

Q. Buddha temple Dehradun entry fee:

A. It is free for visitors

Q. Buddha Temple Dehradun Closing Time

A.  In the Afternoon from 12 pm to 2  pm and  in the evening after 7 pm to 8 am

Q. Buddha Temple in Dehradun Location

A. Clement Town Dehradun.


Namaste! I am Om. I am a licensed Tourist Guide ( Approved by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India), I’m originally from Varanasi. Now, I am living in Rishikesh. I set up this blog to share my tips and experiences for traveling to inspire and help you to travel more. Hari Om

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