Trip to Bodhgaya
Untold HISTORY of MAHABODHI Temple i wish i Studied in My School | 100 ft Tallest Buddha | Dalai Lama Visit to Bodhgaya
The Mahabodhi Temple popularly known as (the Mahabodhi Mahavihar Temple ), Declared as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2001, It is a Holiest Buddhist Pilgrimage of Buddhism in Bodh Gaya, It’s a site where the Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment.
Bodh Gaya (in Gaya district) is about 130 km from Patna, Bihar state, India. It has very good road connectivity with good state highways. If you want to come via TRAIN then you have to board down to Gaya Junction railway station. Bodhi temple is 10 km from Patna railway station.
Dalai Lama Visit regularly during winter season here. City is alive in mainly in winter season. The site contains a 4th Generation descendant of the Bodhi Tree . The temple complex includes two large straight-sided shikhara towers, the largest over 55 metres (180 feet) high.
This is a stylistic feature that has continued in Jain and Hindu Sanatan temples to the present day, and influenced Buddhist architecture in other countries, in forms like the pagoda.
Places in Temple :
1. Muchlidra sarovar
2. Bodhi tree
3. Ratan ghar
4. Chakraman Palace
5. Main Buddha Temple
6. Sanatan Temple