I found it to be just an average temple. You make skip this one. Its similar to the peace pagoda in Darjeeling, similar architecture, similar environment. Refer photos.
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This shrine dedicated to Lord Buddha is located near the site where the famous Kalinga war was fought 2000 years ago that changed the course of Indias history. After the fierce battle Emperor Asoka converted to Buddhism and spread it across Asia.
A serene place near Bhubaneswar....said to be the battleground of Kalinga war.The Shanti Stupa or Peace Pagoda is an amazing sight.All history buffs must visit this place.After watching the bloodbath in the Kalinga war,King Ashoka renounced war and became Ashoka the Great.He developed Dhauligiri into...More
An isolated monument outside Bhubaneswar, this site is recommended in colder months. Bare feet walk on Marble steps are excruating.
Please ensure that you arrange for your journey back to your hotel before you start the trip as options of conveyance back are limited as it's outside the city. Dhauligiri is situated on a hilltop and it's quite peaceful at the top inspite of the...More
Glimpses of touches of Emperor Ashoka in the history of Orissa is clearly seen by visiting this Stupa. This stupa is built at the site of Kalinga war where thousands of people lost their lives and site of death and killings converted Ashoka to a...More
Great Place to go with family and look at ancient scriptures from king Ashoka era in Pali script. The Buddhist Stupa on hills and the light and sound show is worth an experience