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The Root Institute for Wisdom Culture is a center for Buddhist meditations, carried out in the traditions of Tibet. The institute organizes a number of meditative and yoga programs on a daily basis. Situated amidst tranquil greenery, the surroundings itself promote a feeling of peace upon the visitors. If you are a permanent resident of Bodhgaya, avail yourself of the daily meditation and yoga programs which are open to all. For tourists and pilgrims, the institute arranges meditation courses extending from two days to 21 days. Food and accommodation are also provided. If interested, you can also volunteer at the charitable health programs run by the Institute.

Pro Tip: The courses offered here require you to stay on campus and follow the rituals and codes of conduct advised by the priests.

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  • Activity For Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Entry Fee INR 7000 (10 day course)

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