buddhist tour bodhgaya to varanasi
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bodhgaya AirportPickup from bodygya airport
Rajgiri+NalandaRajgir is 100 kms approx from Patna, famous for Buddhism and Jainism, one day is sufficient, u can reach here by trains easily from Patna prefer train journey in Bihar becoz roads are in Pathetic condition, place suited for family trip. Now i tell u itinerary 1. start early from patna 2. reach Naland and finish it by 12 PM 3.reach Rajgir that is 10-15 kms 4. first of all visit vishwa shanti stoop on the hill top that is closed after 4. and 4.30 PM so reach by the time 5. reach hot springs and hill , here hill trek is closed by 4 pm while springs are in temple that are open by 8. pm, must take hot water baths so carry one pair of clothes extra 6 all other places like venu van and museum are opened till 6 pm 7. This journey is fit for the taxi hired from Patna city 8. If you go by train, u have to take break journey by shared autos that is very risky becoz they carry 15 passengers in a small auto now u can understand.
KhushinagarKushinagar is a holy place which is based on great historic and spiritual significance. It was crowned as an esteemed pilgrimage center of the Buddhists which is located in the Kushinagar district of Uttar Pradesh. Tourists from every corner of the globe come here in search of peace. Kushinagar has numerous stupas (a heap like structure holding Buddhist remnants, once thought to be places of Buddhist worship, typically the remains of a saint) and viharas (a vihara is an Indian Buddhist monastery),which are almost finished but still have their own charm and importance in the life of the people. Most of these structures ruined in the period between the 3rd and the 5th centuries. The Muktabandhana Stupa is considered the most important destination in Kushinagar which houses the last cremated remains of Lord Buddha. It has a beautiful idol of Lord Buddha which is carved by a monk and restored by king Haribala during the period of 413-455 A.D. There are two striking temples: the Nirvana temple and the Mathakaut temple. It is placed near the Nirvana temple where Lord Buddha breathed his last. It is located at Khushinagar where one can see a black stone image of Lord Buddha during excavations. The Wat Thai temple is one of the major attractions of Kushinagar, which is built in a typical Thai-Buddhist architectural style.
lumbini (Nepal)Ashoka Pillar, Lumbini Overview The Ashoka Pillar in Lumbini is one of the 3rd Century stone pillars built under the reign of Emperor Ashoka. It was erected as a mark of respect by Ashoka after he visited Lord Buddha's place of birth and decided to accept Buddhism. These facts make the pillar a significantly important attraction in the country. Bodhi Tree, Lumbini Overview The Bodhi Tree in Lumbini is located in the divine premises of the Maya Devi Temple complex right next to the vibrant shrine on the banks of the serene Maya Devi Pond. It is considered highly sacred in the region and worshipped with great devotion. One may visit the tree after exploring the temple before maybe sitting by the pond admiring the tranquillity of the site. Mayadevi Pond, Lumbini Overview Located right in front of the Maya Devi temple in Lumbini, Maya Devi Pond is quite a simple yet attractive square shaped structure with steps all around to ascend to the water level. Also known as Puskarini, this is where Gautama Buddha's mother - Maya Devi - used to bathe. Cambodian Monastery, Lumbini Overview Cambodian Monastery in Lumbini is an amalgamation of colorful fantasy and spiritual forces making it one of the most fascinating temples in the region. Built in a architectural design matching the famous Angkor Wat, the charming monastery is surrounded by a square railing, each having four 50m green snakes. The large compound has an outer wall covered with beautiful and intricate designs. Royal Thai Buddhist Monastery, Lumbini Overview Royal Thai Monastery in Lumbini is an imposing and stunning wat-style monastery dedicated to Buddhist practises. The gleaming building is constructed from white marble and the blue-roofed meditation center are example of a fine architectural style. The beautiful designs and carving on the temple wall makes this place a must-visit.
sarasvatiSravasti has been identified with the remains at Saheth-Maheth, situated on the banks of the river Rapti. It was the capital of ancient Kosala kingdom and is sacred to the Buddhists because it is here that Lord Buddha performed the greatest of his miracles to confound the Tirthika heretics. These miracles include Buddha creating multiple images of himself, which has been a favourite theme of Buddhist art. It is well-connected with good roads constructed under Buddhist-Circuit. 1. About 15km from Bahraich lies this sprawling complex of Buddhist stupas and ruins, believed to be founded by the mythological king Sravast, the town played host to Buddha for 27 years and was his annual rainy season retreat. 2. It was the capital of the ancient Koshal empire and here the Buddha showed his divine prowess to impress upon the non-believers. 3. The excellently-preserved ruins have a meditative air around them and amid them stands an ancient Bodhi Vriksh (tree). 4.The huge World Peace Bell in Sravasti established with Japanese help, is said to convey the message of humanity through its toll.
VaranasiVaranasi, Banaras or Kashi, call it what you will, the city where many come to find god, spirituality or simply themselves is a gamut of life. Situated in Uttar Pradesh, Varanasi is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Boat ride at the Ganges Varanasi is synonymous with the river Ganga. The old city of sages, gurus, travelers and traders begins and ends with the sacred river. Some say that just sitting at the ghats and observing people from different walks of life teaches you many things. It is also exhilarating to take a quiet boat ride at the crack of dawn and watch as the city turns into the chaotic bustle that it is. Eat Apple Pie in Vatika Cafe A lot of people come to Varanasi to experience spirituality and find the meaning of life. One foolproof way to finding happiness, though, is eating an apple pie at Vatika café overlooking the river Ganga. As you bite into the hot piece of pie while a cool breeze softly brushes your face, life will make more sense! Eat Apple Pie in Vatika Cafe A lot of people come to Varanasi to experience spirituality and find the meaning of life. One foolproof way to finding happiness, though, is eating an apple pie at Vatika café overlooking the river Ganga. As you bite into the hot piece of pie while a cool breeze softly brushes your face, life will make more sense!
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