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Saka Dawa 2024 Cittamani Tara retreat

Saka Dawa retreat 2024 in Gaden Samdrupling Monastery Cincinnati. OH

Event: Cittamani Tara (Green) Empowerment (Jenang)

Date: Saturday, May 11th at 2.30pm (All welcome)

Event: Cittamani Tara retreat (RSVP required)

Date: Saturday, May 11th at 7pm -  Thursday, May23rd 


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Lodging near monastery


For visitor logding: Here is list of the Hotels near monastery. We had made special rate arrangement for the events with Hotel listed below.  Please call Hotel directly to make your reservation and mention you are coming to Gaden KhachoeShing Monastery event in November 18-25th 2023 to get special rate. 

Hampton Inn

Address: 2100 N Walnut Street

Bloomington. IN 47404

Phone: 812-334-2100 Contact Person: Tiffany Nichols

Cascades Inn Hotel 

Address: 2601 N Walnut St

Bloomington. IN 47407

Phone: (812) 369-4310 Website:

King room/Standard double room single occupancy: $54 additional person $10

Delux King room/Delux double Queen room single occupancy: $64 additional person: $10

Special Rate: $15 per bed for dorm room and 20% discount for the event

Holiday Inn Express and Suites

117 S Franklin Road Bloomington. IN 47407

Phone: 812-334-8800 Codename: Monastery 

Holiday Inn 

Address: 1710 N. Kinser Pike

Blooomington. IN 47404

Phone: (812) 334-3252 Website:

Comfort Inn 

Address: 1700 N. Kinser Pike

Bloomington. IN 47404

Phone: (812) 650-0010 Website:

Discount rate: Nov 17-25th is $135 per room

Hilton Garden Inn

245 N College Ave. Bloomington. 47404

Phone: 1-812-331-1335

Discount rate: $99 person except football weekend

Super 8 Hotel Contact Person: Hema Patel

Address: 1751 N. Stonelake Dr.

Bloomington. IN 47404

Phone: (812) 323-8000 Website:

La Quinta  

Address: 3380 W. Rappel Way

Bloomington. IN 47404

Quality Inn:

Address: 1100 W. Rappel Avenue 

Bloomington. IN 47404

Phone: 812-323-2222

Best Value Inn

Address: 200 Indiana 45-46 bypass

Bloomington. IN 47408

Phone: 812-335-0905

Hilton Garden Inn Hotel

245 N College Ave

Bloomington. IN 47404


Special rate Plan code (SRP): GADEN1



Special rate Plan code (SRP): GADEN2

Phone: 812-331-1335

For visitors: We suggest to make early booking. If you have any problem, please don't hesitate to call us for help: Phone: 1-812-334-3456 

Camping: We also have Camp grounds for anyone, who wish to camp during the events.  Please let us know and check weather during this time. 

For other travel informations: Flights, Shuttle transportations, Car rental, Taxis and directions to the Monastery.  Please click button: Contact button on our website. Thank you!






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