Root Institute for Wisdom Culture

A Buddhist centre in the Tibetan tradition located in Bodhgaya, India, where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment, offering a tranquil place to stay, to study & practice, or do individual or group retreat, we also serve Bodhgaya and surrounding villages through our social service projects.

Book your stay with us

Root Institute offers single, double and triple rooms, and dormitories for short- and long-term accommodation, along with delicious vegetarian meals.

Read about being here and then book your stay

Spiritual Programme: 2024 – 25

Accommodation and meals are now incorporated in your course booking.

More events are in the pipeline for our next season – from late 2024 through early 2025.   Watch this space!

Introductory Courses & Retreats

Intermediate Courses & Retreats


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