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We decided to visit, really not knowing what to expect. We weren’t prepared for the experience which was in store. Lovely place to visit where even though it was busy with people going about their duties, it remained calm and quiet. Everyone we met was...More
My friends and i drove from edinburgh and the drive was just breathtaking! What a beautiful countryside!
I was speechless when i arrived. Its beautiful. The grounds are incredibility well kept and everyone is so friendly. Its a totally different atmosphere. All you can here...More
Kagyu Samye Ling is situated on the B709 road in Eskdalemuir in the Scottish Borders. Although expecting to see a Tibetan Temple it still comes as a surprise to see it nestling in the Scottish countryside. It is a centre for Buddhist teaching and mediation...More
Went to tbe monastery on our way to Dumfries. Excellent scenic drive from Peebles. The monastey is well maintained & sits well in the beautiful scottish countryside. It is very extravagant looking, is pleasing to the eye & gives a sense of peace & tranquillity....More
This place is a must to visit, very peaceful and tranquil, great place to chill and reflect and to get away from your worries and troubles, amazing things to see, there is a tea room, gift shop, gardens and beautiful temple, great place to spend...More
My husband and I have always said we were going to have a trip through to see Samye ling as we’ve heard how beautiful the temple is. We finally managed to do it yesterday and what a beautiful day it was, the place is so...More
Both me and my wife went a drive to samye ling when we got there it was like a different world the atmosphere as chilled and relaxing if you are wanting a totally chilled day I recommend a visit the is so much to learn...More
Samye Ling is an incrediblely special place. We stayed in the retreat twin room with en suite. When we arrived we were greeted by a monk who showed us where our room was. The room was spotlessly clean - the whole complex was cleaner than...More
As a family with a 5 year old and a teenager, we were all impressed. It is a well kept, beautiful area and suitable for everyone. The shop is filled with hand crafted items at amazing prices and the items make perfect presents or just...More
My partner has friends that live locally and they took us down to walk around the site. We visited the temple. The place is stunning and you certainly would not expect to find such a place in a place like this. But they are a...More