Trip Grade:Easy/Mild (*)
Trip Route:Osho Tapoban – Kathmandu Historical Sights
Activity:Meditation, Driving, Sightseeing
Time Duration:Depends on the course you take & 6 hours per day in city tour
Best season:Throughout the yearShow All
Osho Tapoban is popular retreat center, 10 km far from Kathmandu city center. It takes 20 minutes to be there. This meditation center is on the way to Trishuli highway, at the lap of Nagarjuna forest. This is the great point of attraction to the Osho lovers, bird watchers, meditators and nature admirers. The main attraction of this place is: Rajanish Dyan Mandir, Osho Samadhi, Sculpture Garden, Flora and Fauna, Dev Tirtha Book Center and Shivapuri Baba silence temple.
Osho Tapoban has various activities throughout the year ranging from Daily Meditations to Weekly Satsangs from 7 days Meditation Camp to 21 days Intensive Transformation Meditation Retreat. The lists of activities are as follows:
This is the technique developed by Osho, Rajanish. He was born in India. He has called himself a true existentialist. He said, “Modern man, is so burdened with the out modeled traditions and the anxieties of modern day living that he must go through deep cleansing process before he can hope to discover the thoughtless, relaxed state of meditation”.
We can assist you to join the course you like or you could visit the site of Osho Tapoban (www.tapoban.com) and book for the meditation camp yourselves. If you like to join any city tour, hiking, trekking after or before the session, you can contact Himkala Adventure Pvt. Ltd. We can offer you any kinds of package of tour, trek, and hike of suitable itineraries.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350 m) & Transfer to Hotel or Meditation Retreat Center
Day 02:Join the Meditation Camp of any Package you want.Overnight at Meditation Retreat Center
Day 03:Kathmandu Sightseeing (Swoyambhu, Boudha, Pashupatinath)
Day 04:Sunrise / Visit around Dhulikhel. Sightseeing of Bhaktapur/ Patan Durbar Square and back to the Hotel
Day 05:Transfer to the International Airport
Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350 m) & Transfer to Hotel or Meditation Retreat CenterOur representative from Himkala Adventure will be waiting for your arrival in the Tribhuvan International Airport. You will be greeted there and transferred you to the hotel or to the Meditation Retreat Center at Osho Tapoban. After check in the hotel, you could stroll around and get rest until you refresh yourself. Overnight at Kathmandu
Day 02Join the Meditation Camp of any Package you want.Overnight at Meditation Retreat Center As per your interest and time limit, you could join the Osho Meditation Course. Osho Tapoban has various activities throughout the year ranging from Daily Meditations to Weekly Satsangs from 7 days Meditation Camp to 21 days Intensive Transformation Meditation Retreat. The lists of activities are as follows: • Daily meditations: It has 6 sessions of meditations and one hour yoga every day. • Weekend Meditation Camp: This starts from every Friday morning and ends on Sunday morning. • 8 Night Transformation Camp • 21 Days Intensive Meditation Package • Saturday Satsung
Day 03Kathmandu Sightseeing (Swoyambhu, Boudha, Pashupatinath) After the session is over, the licensed holder guide from Himkala Adventure will guide you the historical sites around Kathmandu as it is mentioned in the itinerary. This could be a different experience after the meditation to be on tour. You would feel different thing over the objects, on your perspectives. Your level of positivity brings you in the state of happiness and you find every single thing very beautiful. We first visit Swoyambhunath Stupa. This is called self created land having old stupa from 6th Century. There are many other shall chaityas and monasteries. The conical shaped hill is the best view point for the Kathmandu Valley and main four hills surrounded the Kathmandu Valley. After this, we visit Boudhanath Stupa, one of the biggest stupa in the Southern Asia in terms of height and its expansion. Pashupatinath Temple is just 2 km far from there. We visit the cremation spot and around there and proceed to Dhulikhel for the overnight stay. Overnight at Dhulikhel
Day 04Sunrise / Visit around Dhulikhel. Sightseeing of Bhaktapur/ Patan Durbar Square and back to the Hotel The sunrise view from Dhulikhel is great in the fine day. We can see the panoramic view of the landscape, After breakfast, we come back to Bhaktapur Durbar Square where we visit four main squares full of artistic carvings and the historical monuments from 17th century. There is the tallest five storied temple named Nyatapol Temple, the temple of powerful goddess Siddhi Laxmi built by Bhupatindra Malla. The Pottery Square is worth visiting. Durbar Square with 55 windows Palace, Golden Gate, Museum, Chyasi Mandap and others give different impression on our visit. After this, we go to Patan Durbar Square where we can see three main courtyards, Granthkut Shikara Style stone buiit Krishna Temple and others. After this sightseeing, we get back to hotel in Kathmandu. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 05Transfer to the International Airport It is the last day of your trip Osho Meditation with Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley. The total number of days depends upon the number of days you spend on the meditation. We depart you to the Tribhuvan International Airport 3 hours prior to your flight. You could do shopping as per your time schedule. We wish you have your safe and happy journey. Namaste!!!
Please note that it is not only 6 days itinerary. It depends how long you stay in the meditation camp. The other important thing: It is compulsory that you have to wear maroon dress in the day time and white at night while doing meditation.