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Deeksha Bhoomi

Ramdaspeth, Nagpur, India
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Ranked #11 of 64 Attractions in Nagpur
Type: Parks, Monuments/ Statues
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- May 13, 2014
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Nagpur, India
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This historical spot is an excellent place to find solace for Buddhist tourists. It has a historical importance and there are big festivals celebrated here many times in the year.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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77 reviews 77 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I visited this place and was amazed to see that it is so huge and well maintained. The place is very clean and also very peaceful. Good time for meditation inside.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Though nagpur has very very rare tourist attraction.. Diksha bhoomi is one of them. A good & huge dome shaped architect with nothing much to explore & seek! You can just have a meditation or seat quite inside. Peeple tree, the branch token from Bodh gaya tree is is a quiet attractive & interesting.. Overall i will give diksha bhoomi... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I have stayed close to this place in Nagpur for 17 years and used to see it quite often but recent visit from Mumbai gave a memorable revisit and nostalgic experience. It reminds of founder of constitution who contributed immense to the cause of a large population of this country.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The largest Stupa in Asia, designed by Sheo Dan Mal. A great place for meditation and for bit of soul searching. The maintenance could be better. It will be good to soft walkways because, it was difficult to walk barefoot in the hot sun. Interiors are fine. No frills. There is a good photo library on Dr. Ambedkar's life and... More

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Adelaide, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Good place but does not have that neatness and ambience. On a hot day its impossible to walk. The place is not nicely labelled and does not have that wow factor

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Reading, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

An interesting displace of photographs with details of the life of Dr. Ambedkar, the champion of the Untouchables.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I was suprised to see Japanese influence in India. Its a nice Buddhist Tempal with great architecture marvel. You can just go and meditate or discover inner peace. Nice gardens and marble floors.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This is the one of historic place for Indian Buddhists. On 14th Oct. 1956 Dr. Ambedkar - creator of Indian constitution- converted to Buddhism on this place. If you are interested in Indian Buddhism, must visit and see how things changed for Buddhists from this place. I would say it's must visit for everyone!

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New Delhi, India
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9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Don't know a good reason to visit here Had historical importance but other than that nothing facncy about it I for one likes temple Reviewed when visited during peak of dusshera not a place to be

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