Buddha in bhumisparsha mudra at Mahabodhi Temple, Bihar India a UNESCO Heritage Site

Buddha shrine at the Mahabodhi [Maha= great Bodhi=enlightenment or awakening] resonates peace literally.

The Mahabodhi Temple was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2002. The first temple was built by Ashoka in the 3rd century, which was destroyed by many Muslim rulers and the present temple was rebuilt between 5th - 6th centuries. How to reach Bodh Gaya?

Tag : Travel Bihar | Content: gud2travel.com | Image: Via Wikimedia Commons | Update: 15-Mar-2021