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Address: 8 km south of Bhubaneswar Centre, Bhubaneswar, India
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Visit the stupa and the edicts

The Dhaulagiri hills are located about 8 Kilometres away from Bhubaneswar city, close to the road that leads to Puri from Bhubaneswar. This place has a stupa called Shanti stupa... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Dhaulagiri hills are located about 8 Kilometres away from Bhubaneswar city, close to the road that leads to Puri from Bhubaneswar. This place has a stupa called Shanti stupa or Peace stupa. Apart from the stupa, you get to see several Ashokan edicts on the rocks. King Ashoka has given messages of peace and non-violence to the world through... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dhaula/i Hill near Bhubaneswar is a mute wittness to one of the cruelest war in our history and which converted King Asoka from a cruel king to a peace messenger. It has major edicts of King Asoka engraved on a mass of rock, just by the roadside on the path leading to the summit of the hill. A beautiful ‘Japanese... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dhauligiri is a Buddhist peace pagoda. It has statues of lord Buddha in various forms. The white structure not only displays its architectural beauty, it also reminds us of our past heritage and culture. The view from the hilltop is equally peaceful and soothes your mind. There is also a "light and sound" show which, if not out of the... More 

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Sambalpur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited in oct 2016. Nice natural surroundings and great view of the city from top of the dhauli hill. The light show on the dhauli stupa is incredible. Two shows per day. I had to pay full amount of tickets for two kids as i dint knew without showing student id you have to pay full ticket for kids... More 

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Bokaro Steel City, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a very attractive Buddhist temple situated at Dhaulagiri Hills.There are so many statues of Lord Buddha in various styles showing many "mudras".The external look of temple is very attractive.About thousand of visitors come every day here .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buddhist temple very attractive, At the foot of the hills Emperor Ashoka's eddicts are carved in stone, but we need somebody show it

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place to visit if u are around bhubneshwar Hills are pretty high on which ashoka stup is made and having a view of place where ashoka last bettle was taken place.

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Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The drive was a beautiful green forest. Mid serenity , no rush .. calm atmosphere. Couple can sit around alone and have a nice time pass. Can have a good photo session also...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice monument and well maintained. Apart from that, there has a lord shiva temple beside to it. You also can get prayer hall,garden and you can boat on daya river.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The place is peaceful enough for the relaxation. The historical works n d buddha idols are very skillfully designed. A Must visit place

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