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Address: Bodh Gaya, India
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+91 91994 67609
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5:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 9:00 pm
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One of the most sacred places for Buddhists, the temple is an imposing...

One of the most sacred places for Buddhists, the temple is an imposing example of early brick structures in India. It holds the diamond throne, a colossal image of Buddha and the holy Bodhi tree.

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Astonishing World heritage Site

This is an incredible place to visit particularly if you have Buddhist interests it is the epicentre of global Buddism being the place where Buddha became enlightened. The temple... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an incredible place to visit particularly if you have Buddhist interests it is the epicentre of global Buddism being the place where Buddha became enlightened. The temple comprises of the giant stupa and the Bodhi Tree under which Buddha became enlightened. A great place to meditate, make prayers and celebrate life.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the most sacred places for Buddhists, the temple is an imposing example of early brick structures in India. It holds the diamond throne, a colossal image of Buddha and the holy Bodhi tree.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Mahabodhi temple is Buddhist temple and place where Buddha was enlightened. There are lots of visitors and people who takes Circumambulation around this temple; lots of monks and nuns gathers and prays and some does prostration. You will also see lots of devotees and people doing meditation. There are lots of other temples near by in Bodh Gaya. There will... More 

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Bhilai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Prince Siddharth became Gautam Buddh here. He found enlightenment here under a tree and five other places. His Panchsheel Principals were also found here only. Its a must visit place in India and is kept very very clean. Take a guide for elaborate knowlege of place.

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Jamshedpur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

temple is built in a beautiful large area .the architecture is unique simply marvelous.temple is beautifully decorated .the gods statue is completely made of gold with a purple color on top very beautiful.

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Patiala, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a Divine & Spiritual place : the aura is absolutely Blissful. Monks are seen doing meditation @ the Temple stands out in all its Majestic charm. It takes approx 4 hours to reach here from Patna thru some of very backward region of Bihar ; but the moment you reach here you are in a different world

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one place you must visit while in Bodhgaya, Bihar state of India. To experience a really good visit without too much suffering; here are a few tips: 1. Visit during the low seasons which is the hot summer months from April to September. Avoid the peak seasons from October to March especially December & January when there will... More 

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited 3 times during our pilgrimage tour to India.First on the arrival day to Gaya and the rest,before departure from Bodhgaya.First day we can't take the phone inside but luckly can take the I pad.But the last 2 days we can't even take the I pad as Delai Lama is coming and the security is very tight.But can see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a place that I always want to be since I am a child. Here I am, I ask for nothing. Standing in front of the buddha tree, I saw people were fighting for fallen buddha tree leaf and seed. They looked like Tibetan. Was the true meaning and belief was ask for nothing and inner peace? Why they... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very spiritual place.. so peaceful although it was so hectic with visitors for the Kalachakra pooja..

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