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Naropa University

2130 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80302-6697
+1 303-444-0202
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A monument to pursuit of truth

How exciting the only Buddhist university in the western world. I recommend simply going to the... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
David T
Boulder, Colorado
Furthering education.

This place is a one stop wonder for those who are seeking to further their education and spiritual... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Sandra C
Boulder, Colorado
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8 Mar 2017
“A monument to pursuit of truth”
25 Aug 2016
“Furthering education.”
2130 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80302-6697
+1 303-444-0202
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

How exciting the only Buddhist university in the western world. I recommend simply going to the campus and standing there to feel the vibes. There are now several campuses, but the main one on Arapahoe is well worth a visit--originally in an old elementary school,...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This place is a one stop wonder for those who are seeking to further their education and spiritual awakening.

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is a small, progressive university which also offers space for speakers and wonderful music. I've heard some great gamelan here

Thank ahmni
Reviewed 11 December 2015

so the only Budddist inspired university in the whole USA want to learn how to work with your mind? You have to be brave ! Come and see yourself for yourself!

Thank nivea21
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Not only for students, Naropa brings in speaker for the public, ones that aren't exactly mainstream, but interesting people, speaking about interesting topics. Student have a great opportunity to study with some skillful teachers who recognize the contemplative world. The main campus is lovely, and...More

Thank Miriahm D
Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

If you like solitude and spirituality this is a great place for contemplation. It really gives one a pure sense of eastern philosophy and the meditation room is gripping even to a novice.

1  Thank JCBearss
Reviewed 18 September 2014

What an honor to visit this campus. My daughter is in her first semester here and I have been longing to visit. I appreciate not only your curriculum, but the peaceful air that abounds across the campus. Thank you for your work, and thank you...More

Thank c8r
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Naropa University is a unique school and the campus is lovely. If you want to set up a tour of the Arapahoe campus, call in advance to arrange a visit. If you enjoy contemplative arts, there will be a lot for you to see. Make...More

3  Thank WhirledTravels28
Reviewed 22 November 2009

The Naropa Institute was founded to promote Buddhist principles in a secular world but has become a New Age haven. The curriculum at Naropa is devoted to exploiting the assets (i.e., money) of truly gullible people. Trungpa was not fond of these popular New Age...More

12  Thank honesttruthinbldr
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