Average Cost: $ - $$$
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Atisha Centre is a peaceful retreat centre and hub of Buddhist education, nestled in the quiet native bushland of central Victoria, near Bendigo. Founded in 1981, the Centre provides a serene and welcoming setting for those interested in exploring the Buddhadharma.Situated in close proximity to Atisha Centre is the Great Stupa of Universal Compassion, currently under construction, and soon to become among the most significant Buddhist temples and pilgrimage destinations in the world, and the Thubten Shedrup Ling Monastery, where monks devote themselves to study, meditation and spiritual transformation.Atisha Centre recognises His Holiness 14th Dalai Lama as our spiritual leader. The Dja Dja Wrung people are proudly acknowledged as the traditional owners of this land.Guests may choose either twin share with ensuite or three or four bed rooms with shared bathrooms in our recently built She Di Kang Sar House of Blissful Peace.Accommodation is available throughout the year for retreats, courses, personal retreats and visits to the centre. We welcome those who are seeking a quiet getaway from the rat race of ordinary life.All bedding and linen is provided except for towels and personal toiletries.We are not able to provide meals for guests other than during courses and organised retreats, however there are self-catering kitchen and dining facilities available for you to use with crockery etc. provided. Please note our kitchen is strictly vegetarian.
Average Cost: $ - $$$
Ensuite rooms (2) twin share: $45.00 per person per nightShared rooms 3 or 4 beds per room: $35.00 per person per nightRetreat costs additional for teaching retreat and catered retreats.Personal retreats are self catering, advertised teaching retreats usually include all meals. check our website for details of possible retreats and teachings.
We accept applications and enquiries from people who would like to stay for an extended period at Atisha Centre and work for accommmodation. However we do not guarantee that a suitable placement will be possible. Each case is evaluated by the Director and suitable arrangements negotiated on an individual basis.
Environment: Rural, Woods
Special Needs: Allergies, Wheelchair Access
Restrictions: No Alcohol, No Drugs, No Smoking
Room Types: Hotel
Total Number of Rooms:
Some or all housing is single sex only.
Children OK: Yes!
Food: Vegetarian or Vegan Only
Meal Availability: Kitchen - Shared
Reservation Criteria: Atisha Centre facilities are available for hire for groups and individuals who may wish to run their own events or programs, provided that such activities are not in conflict with the philosophy or conduct of the centre program. It is essential to make direct phone contact re bookings after your intital enquiry via our website.Personal or family self-catering retreats are also possible. Check our website for details. Children are welcome but there are no play or child care facilities onsite.
Retreat Contact: Cherry Rattue
Phone: 03 5446 3336
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