The Bodhi tree under which Buddha performed his meditation is located here. The Maha Bodhi temple of Bodh Gaya is one of the important places of worship for the Buddhists. Gaya and the sister town of Bodh Gaya are both small towns which can be seen in one day. Bodh Gaya is a peaceful town which has attracted not only domestic tourists and Buddhist, but also visitors from the West who want to know about Buddhism and learn meditation. During the winters Tibetans come here and stay. Many times the Dalai Lama spends December in Bodh Gaya. The charm of this place is due to the visitors and tourists and when they leave, it seems that they have taken the glamour of this place.
The other important tourist places associated with Buddhist circuit are: Sanchi, Vaishali, Nalanda, Amravati and Nagargunakonda. All these places together are known as the famous Buddhist circuit in India.
Sarnath, near Varanasi is an important center of the buddhist world, where he turned the wheel of law(Dharmachakra) and gave his first teaching to his first 5 disciples. Buddhism germinated in Sarnath. Nalanda is the famous education center of Buddhism.
Buddhist Sacred Site Trail of Khumbhu Region Lodge Trek 17 Days
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Buddhist Sacred Sites Trail of Khumbhu Region The Sacred Sites Trail was proposed to create a new circular tourism trail, to encourage tourists to visit less known sacred sites and villages. Working through local communities, the trail aspires to help restore and enhance local cultural skills and traditions and distribute tourism benefits more widely by encouraging tourists to visit villages off...
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Halesi is situated at the hilly region of the country in between the beautiful rivers Dudh Koshi (dudh kosi is white river, dudh is milk) to the right and Sunkoshi (sun is gold) to the left. It is a very beautiful temple with numerous caves. People call it Pashupatinath of Eastern Nepal. (by the way Pashupatinath is very famous hindu Lord Shiva temple in Kathmandu). There are three main caves...
LUMBINI-BODHGAYA TOUR, 13 days
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Outline Itinerary Kathmandu-Pokhra-Lumbini-Sravasthi-Kusinagar-Patna-Nalanda-Rajgir-Boddhgaya-Varanasi-Kathmandu (13 Days/12 Nights) Day 1: Arrival Kathmandu Day 2: Sightseeing Kathmandu Day 3: Kathmandu-Pokhara & Sightseeing Day 4: Pokhara to Lumbini Day 5: Lumbini Sightseeing-Saravasthi Day 6: Sravasthi- Kusinagar sightseeing Day 7: Kusinagar-Patna Day 8:...
Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour to Buddha's Birthplace
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Lumbini associated with the birth of Lord Buddha is of extreme archeological importance and also a UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site. It is said that Prince Siddhartha Gautam, who later became Buddha the Enlightened One, was born in the gardens of Nepal's Lumbini in 623 B.C. The main shrines of Lumbini are the newly restored Mayadevi Temple, the Ashokan Pillar behind the temple and the Lake Shakya...
Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour to Namobuddha and Lumbini 9 Days Including 1 night 2 Days Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park
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Introduction to Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour to Namobuddha and Lumbini Lumbini associated with the Birth Place of Lord Buddha is of the extreme archaeological importance and also listed by UNESCO as a culture heritage site. It is said to be that, the prince Sidhartha Gautam, who later became Buddha after Enlightened one, was born in the Secret Garden of Lumbini in 6th century. It is believed that...