Spiritual Trips - Sakya Tashi Ling
One of the best experiences that exist and with great value for the growth of our inner yo, are the Spiritual Trips. Sakya Tashi Ling is a Buddhist monastery in Catalonia. Half an hour from Barcelona we have an incredible journey that transports us to Tibet with an atmosphere of Buddhist peace and tranquility, which is under the protection of his Holiness Dal i Lama.
Sakya Tashi Ling is a Buddhist monastery in Catalonia
Location of Sakya Tashi Ling Monastery .
The Buddhist Monastery is located in the middle of the El Garraf National Park in the Palau Novella, just 40 km from the city of Barcelona, in the town of Sitges known for its beautiful beaches and radiant sun. All kinds of means of transport, bus, taxis and train are available for Spiritual Trips. It has good roads in excellent condition and signage. In the surroundings, the population is mostly wheat and grape farmers. There are many fishermen and tourism development. There are beaches of all kinds, nudist, gays and generals to hang out with family.
Spiritual Trips to Sakya Tashi Ling Monastery .
This beautiful and sacred place becomes the first Buddhist temple in Catalonia, receiving the followers of Buddhism and opening its doors for Spiritual Trips to the common citizen in 1996, after its remodeling. Its name when translating it means "The Island of Good Ages".
Arriving at the Palau Novella, in the heart of the park, you can see the construction of the monastery with its typical architecture, which transports the visitor to the distant lands of Tibet. The entrance is crossed by two taps defending the sword. Buddhists have a golden room where parties are held. The main hall is lined with elephant skin but it is not a detail that stands out with the naked eye.
The visitor has guided tours led by the monks of the Buddhist community that will show them various pieces of Tibetan art and its culture, large gardens full of peace and tranquility where you can admire the "Stupa". The Stupa are a type of Buddhist architecture that is used to store funeral relics and that are widespread in Tibet. The stupas of this monastery symbolize Estupa Namgyal monument to health and Estupa Jangchub monument to wisdom.
El Garraf National Park .
It develops cultural and plastic activities for the development and entertainment of families. It offers fairs for the tasting of local products and handicraft sales. Those who wish to tour the park will find formations of caves and canals by the erosion of the elements on the calcareous rocks, some chasms are a bit pronounced.
Additional information for the visitor .
Activities that can be done in Sakya Tashi Ling .
In the monastery there are multiple activities. The main one is meditation, taking advantage of the harmonious structure of the place full of peace and tranquility with an atmosphere full of great spirituality. Relaxation courses and various conferences on the usefulness and importance of meditation are taught.
In the vicinity of the monastery there is a small lake called the Romantic Walk which allows you to relax walking through beautiful landscapes and appreciate the importance of Spiritual Trips to Sakya Tashi Ling.
In Sakya Tashi Ling meditation is the most important
Accommodation and restaurants for your Spiritual Trips .
In the same monastery they attend spiritual trips have a range of typical foods in the style of the Nahayana Buddhist vision. For visitors who wish to stay and participate for more time in the activities offered, the Sakya Tashi Ling has single, double or group rooms according to the needs of the visitors. If you do not want to stay in the monastery, there are many hotel options around the park.
AUTHOR: Antonio, editor of the great family of hermandadblanca.org