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Address: Lumbini, Nepal
Description: A holy place for every Buddhist, Lumbini and the ancient ruins are...
A holy place for every Buddhist, Lumbini and the ancient ruins are associated with the birthplace of Buddha.
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Buddhist religious place

Maya Devi Mandir is located at Lumbini in Nepal. This is the place where it is said that Lord Buddha was born and raised. This is a secreted place for Buddhist. Hindus and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Gangtok, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Maya Devi Mandir is located at Lumbini in Nepal. This is the place where it is said that Lord Buddha was born and raised. This is a secreted place for Buddhist. Hindus and Buddhist visit this place and worship Buddha

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This temple is the main temple of Lumbini that marks the exact birthplace of Gautam Buddha. There are the ruins that dates back to 6th century BC around this temple.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

One of the main temple in Lumbini and the old sculpture and archaeological things were brilliant. Great place to meditate and relax.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

It is a unique place to see the real tradition and its art of making. Such a nice management also by the ruling priest and it would be wonderful to visit once while you are in the city.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Surrounding was clean.I was lost with beautiful attraction.Peaceful. Once visit Lumbini Monastic should visit Maya Devi Temple also.

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Aveiro, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I spent many time in this temple interviewing the monks and learning the history of this religion. I must to go. Allways a very peaceful place to spend hours. Highly recommended.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

lumbini, birthplace of loard gautam buddha, management is so good and cleanness is supper good, but weather was hot, but its out of control by human, be careful of Riksha driver while you hire them, they were so drunk and over priced

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Lumbini, Birthplace of Gautam Buddha is one pilgrimage for Buddhists people. The mayadevi temple is holy for Buddhists and you can see many stupas made by different countries.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Maya Devi is Buddha's mother. To visit the temple you need to pay 200 rupees. Besides Maya Devi's temple, you can visit other temples including Ashoka Pillar. Next to the temple there is pond where Maya Devi took bath before giving birth to Buddha. The local guide told me that you can drink the water in the pond but I... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

For pelgrims this place is the buddha birth place but for tourist it is not worth it paying 200 roopies to see a rock and some stuff described in the lonly planet. Rent a bike and visit all the monasteries instead of entering here

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Address: Lumbini, Nepal
Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Western Region  >  Lumbini Zone  >  Lumbini

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