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Address: Dharamsala 176215, India
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Must visit for art and history enthusiasts!

The Library of Tibetan Works and Archives ( LTWA) is beautiful library which facilitates study and research about Tibet. There are classes on Tibetan language as well conducted by... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
aishwa_mehta
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New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

The Library of Tibetan Works and Archives ( LTWA) is beautiful library which facilitates study and research about Tibet. There are classes on Tibetan language as well conducted by LTWA. The library is doing amazing work in the field of conservation and preservation of Tibetan manuscripts and paintings. There is an in house museum dedicated to Tibetan culture. Latest technologies... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

The exebits are beautiful One of the negatives is that there is no guidance to explain the artifacts. But over all must see.

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely building with photos, artifacts, museum and classrooms on the top floor. It is a hike from McLeod Ganj main square but worth it... Peaceful

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

A great place for art & history lovers. The library of course a quite place for those like to read art & history in a peaceful environment & it also have a museum. So the place is for specific group of peoples who like peaceful place to check out history & art work.

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Bhagalpur, India
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

this is a really nice place if you want to know more about tibetan and buddhist culture. the only problem is you have to walk a bit to reach here.taxis are not easy to get. There were many books about the history of buddhism . The view was beautiful. It sure was a enriching experience

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Pune, India
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Nice work and art, i did some funny activities when i was there with my friends.. It a very quite place and nearby there is lovely park

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NEW DELHI
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Reviewed 3 July 2015

This Tibetan library contains a museum containing some notable artefacts, like a three-dimensional carved wooden mandala of Avalokiteshvara and items that date back to the twelfth century. Good place to visit if such places interest you!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 23 March 2015

this place is a goldmine for people who want to explore more about tibetan culture and their history. It is a bit of a walk to get here as it is located midway of dmshala and mcleodanj the collection at the library is very extensive, a must visit for any art lover

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Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 14 March 2015

if you go there for a lesson , you will learn! the place is a nice walk from mc leod ganj. or you can take a taxi for few rupies. interesting place , don't miss it!

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kolkata
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Reviewed 30 November 2014

this place reflects the part, work, archives of tibet. basically dharamsala is a place of dalailama. and tis place reflects dalailama's and tibets works.

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