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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

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Upcoming Events

Zamling Chizang (World purification day) celebration: Smoke offering,…

Event: Smoke offering prayers and installing new prayers flags and Invocation of Dharmapala

Date: Sunday, July 7th 2024

Time: 10am

Location: Gaden KhachoeShing monastery, 2150 E Dolan road, Bloomington. IN

All are request to come in clean dress (Traditional) and…

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Losar Celebration 2024 (Lunar New year celebration)

2/1/2024 - 3/31/2024

Event: Lunar (Losar) New Year Puja (Year of Wood Dragon)
Date: Sunday, February 10th at 8am
Location: Gaden KhachoeShing monastery

Dress code: Celebration: Please come in nice clean dress and khata for offering.  

Event: Lunar New Year dinner Party (Losar dinner)
Date: Saturday, Feb, 17th at 6pm

We welcome our community members to join us to celebrate Lunar New Year 2024.  All are welcome and its free. RSVP is requested by email: or facebook.  We offer delicious meals cooked by the monks and multicultural music concert by students and friends.

Event: Smoke offering, Installing prayer flags followed by invocation of dharmapala (Choekyong)
Date: Sunday, Feb, 18th at 10am 

Request: If you have cold, Flu or covid symptoms, please stay home for safety and kindness for the others.  Thank you!

Location: Gaden KhachoeShing monastery. 2150 East Dolan Road. Bloomington In 47408

Dress code:  We request everyone is come in Traditional dress or nice clean dress for the special event.  Khata for offering is optional.

We offer all our events free of charge. Donation are appreciated.  All are welcome.  Phone: 812-334-3456 or

Cost: Free

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