Chenrezig Institute, Eudlo

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Chenrezig Institute is a centre for Buddhist study, meditation, retreat, and practice nestled in the foothills of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Australia. Established in 1974 Chenrezig Institute was one of the first Tibetan Buddhist centre in the Western World and remains one of the largest.

Today, the Institute is home to a Tibetan Geshe (Lama), a large community of ordained Sangha (monks and nuns), students, residents, volunteers, retreatants, and guests.

Apart from the formal study programmes, Chenrezig Institute is a peaceful, calm and relaxing place to spend a few hours, days or weeks. Stroll along the bush paths, wander in the formal garden, sip espresso in the café, have a vegetarian meal, drop in for a meditation class or teaching, or just sit and listen to life. Plan your visit to Chenrezig Institute and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Eudlo day trip planner .
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  • It still amazes me that people don't access this retreat more regularly. I want to also, as it is a hidden and little-known gem. Owning a retreat just around the corner from Chenrezig is magic, as we....  more »
  • I am a regular visitor these days to Chenrezig Institute. I have always found it a place of tranquility. It is pen to the public Thursday to Sunday. It’s best to book if you wish to have lunch.  more »
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  • This is a beautiful place of spirituality, peace and serenity. The staff are helpful and respectful. The library has extensive reading mainly on the Buddhist lifestyle and Taoism, but have books of relative interest. There cafe has some amazing vegetarian food, but it defiantly pays to book a table.
  • Excellent holiday place/day trip/weekend away to visit especially at summer time. Temperature is much cooler in the mountain area.
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