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Dipabhavan Meditation Centre

271/2 Moo 1,Maret, 84310, Thailand
+66 81 893 0121
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You'll wish you brought these things: - A Thermarest camping mattress. The sleeping surfaces are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
esbeeeb
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Ko Samui, Thailand
Cleanse yourself in Silence

In May 2018 I spent a week in this meditation center. I couldn't imagine a whole week of silence... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
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271/2 Moo 1,Maret, 84310, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You'll wish you brought these things: - A Thermarest camping mattress. The sleeping surfaces are as hard as wood! It's harder to meditate when you've had a poor night's sleep. - A Thermarest "Trail Seat" or "Z-seat". Your pillow is a piece of wood otherwise!...More

Thank esbeeeb
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

In May 2018 I spent a week in this meditation center. I couldn't imagine a whole week of silence and I haven't had any experience with meditating 'till then. So I started this week without any great expectations and was allowed to take some very...More

Thank simiaroundtheworld
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

I arrived at this meditation retreat a complete newcomer into the world of meditation. Having lived in Thailand for the past 6 months and been introduced into the world of Buddhism, I chose this retreat as an attempt to educate myself on the subject of...More

Thank Holly J
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

I've been on over 100 meditation retreats. Starting in 1979 I have done retreats in New Zealand, India, Thailand, Japan, USA, and England. This is the first time I've ever advised anyone not to go on a retreat. The center is in a beautiful place...More

20  Thank Tom_riddle_2000
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

I completed 7-days course in June. Great personal experience, location is nice with a beautiful sea view. The schedule alternating sitting and walking meditation is do-able. Morning Yoga also helps a lot. Be aware that the beds are really basic, just a straw matress on...More

1  Thank SchrodingerParis
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

For a newbie to meditation this was tough but we completed the 7 days. Out of 50 people 12 didn't stay till the end. No talking, no electrical gadgets, no mirrors, and no meat. 2 basic vegetarian meals per day. getting up at 4:30 and...More

2  Thank fred m
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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for the one week meditation retreat at Christmas time. It was a very given and amazing experience for me. I really learnt a lot and the stay made me change the way I look at life. It helped me to find inner...More

3  Thank Benedikte R
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Reviewed 9 January 2016

I have completed 7-days course right in the end of the year. There were some hard moments during the course, but overall impression is great: head is light and clear, I've got some very useful insights. They teach not just how to meditate, but also...More

5  Thank Yulia V
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

I've been practicing meditation more or less for about three years but I didn't achieve much from my own practice.What I achieved in these 7 days of retreat was much more than all my achievement in the past three years.I participate in the retreat in...More

5  Thank Hassan Y
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

If you like to learn what Buddha teaches. Just heading to this place. the place is so quite. Not allow to use mobile phone during stay here. there are rules for the studying. English version is available for foreigners. Just see the newsletter of it's...More

1  Thank maitipakorn
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