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Tibetan monasteries - it is not just interesting tourist sites.This active Buddhist temples.Tibetans believe that life on Earth came from Tibet.And it was in Tibet there is a passage in the famous Shambala, the place where it all began, a place that brings happiness and power.
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many monasteries in Tibet.Main Tibetan monasteries in Lhasa are built on or near it.For tourists discovered the monasteries of Ganden, Drepung, Drikung Thil, Tsurpu Draco Yerpa, Sulphur, Samye, Tashilhunpo, Pelkor Chod.They all have their own traditions, each of which is distinguished by its architecture.
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There monasteries positive geomagnetic energy, beneficial effects on the healt
h and spirit of the people.Nature Tibet is amazing and beautiful.The mountains and lakes with salt and fresh water curative effect on many visitors to Tibet.
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get to the Tibetan monastery possible with a guided tour.First you fly so far plane to Kathmandu, then will travel by jeep or bus.However, when visiting Tibet need to consider that it is at a high altitude above sea level (about 3,5 thous. M.) And the oxygen level is less than half.
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However, there are many people who dream to study in Tibetan monasteries.In this case, get in the Tibetan monastery can be at the invitation of the Dalai Lama, passing a difficult test.But preach Buddhism novices it does not stop.And they are willing to wait for months for their turn, while at the monastery there is room.
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Education in Tibetan monasteries and children are at the age of 8 years.Monastic education is considered to be the highest.Monasteries usually have a rich library and experienced mentors.The life of Tibetan monks severe and complicated, it is filled with work and study.The monks believe that improving themselves, they will be able to help many people on the ground.
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become a monk in a Tibetan monastery complex and expensive.First, you must find the money to live on during 5 years in the monastery.In Buryatia and Tuva money gives families the future of the monks, as obedience and training in the Tibetan monasteries are considered honorable and noble cause.Everyone else will have to learn and live in a monastery at his own expense.
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Do not know the Mongolian language or "Nepal" need to be trained in educational institutions - shedra and stay there for a year or two.For Russian men have an opportunity to get to the monasteries where there are Russian community: Goman or Namgyel.
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shedra After training, the students will go to the Tibetan lamas in monasteries.To do this go round as many monasteries to learn about the availability and willingness of teachers to students to take a white Russian.However, there are those monks in Tibet.
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Before you enter the monastery training, need to know that the life of a Tibetan monk quite poor and heavy.Monks are not allowed to have personal belongings, only a few sets of clothes and necessary books.The daily routine of the monks includes many hours of prayers, hard work maintenance of the monastery, as well as ongoing training and self-improvement.No entertainment in the monasteries is not allowed.During your training will follow an individual teacher.The daily routine in every monastery his.However, the monks get up at first light, go to sleep after midnight.Monastic food is simple and modest.Breakfast lunch and dinner are accompanied by mandatory rituals and prayers.