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Address: Nagpur Centre, Nagpur, India

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Diksha Bhoomi

This is the place where Dr. Ambedkar too his diksha. It is quite a popular spot. You should visit this place.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 23, 2015
Bengaluru, India
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Nagpur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dikshabhumi the beautiful place and every year on Dashera many followers came at dikshabhumi for Buddha diksha.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2016

Its a very peaceful area, and one of the biggest Buddha stupa and you should visit it if you are in Nagpur

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015

This is the place where Dr. Ambedkar too his diksha. It is quite a popular spot. You should visit this place.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2015

Nagpur city provides limited sightseeing options and relatively Deekshabhumi Stupa is a decent place. Preferably visit in the evening or morning when its not too sunny. The place is spread over many acres but the main place to visit it the Stupa. You can peacefully sit inside the stupa and pray/meditate. There is a small exhibition inside the stupa which... More 

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Nagpur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2015

it is so old here is asthi of Babasaheb Ambedkar so big place and good place must visit one time it is centre place

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Pune, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

It is known as Diksha bhoomi . Special place for dalit and Buddhist people. 6 lakh people got converted to Buddhism along with baba saheb ambedkar on 2nd october 1956. It has sacred bodhi tree which is brought from sri lanka.

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Surat, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

Hi this is same as deeksha bhoomi why put two listings Anyways has historical importance other than that nothing there to see quiet literally

Thane, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2013

Excellent location choosed by dr. ambedkar for mass religious conversion ,being in the center of india. Pleasant atmosphere with masterpiece historical monument ...!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2012

It is perhaps the only monument of Nagpur which is this big in size. It is well maintained from the inside. The large ground adjoining it is a playground to several sports clubs. On the Dushera, every year, there are lack and lacks of Buddhists who come here to seek blessings. It is said that Gautam Buddha got his preaching... More 

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Nagpur, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2012

The big Stupa in Central India where Dr B R Ambedkar given deeksha (got baptised/converted to Budhism) his fellow Caste peoples several decades back.

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