The Namdroling Monastery (the Golden Temple) was established by His Holiness Pema Norbu Rinpoche(1932-2009). His Holiness’ objective of establishing this prestigious monastery was to preserve the prestigious teachings of Gautam Buddha and pervade peace in this beautiful world.
The Monastery is located at Bylakuppe, a Tibetan settlement in Karnataka, and is accessible from Mysore and Coorg.
The walls are decorated with paintings from Tibetan Buddhist Mythology.
There is a statue of Buddha Shakyamuni (the founder of Buddhism), Buddha Amitayus (the Buddha of long life) and Guru Padmasambhava ( also known as Guru Rinpoche).