Bodhgaya is a city in Bihar, India. It is famous for being the place of Gautama …


Bodhgaya is a city in Bihar, India. It is famous for being the place of Gautama Buddha’s attainment of nirvana (Enlightenment). There is a Mahabodhi Temple, a World Heritage Site and next to it is a colossal statute called the Great Buddha Statue. This statue is 80 ft high and it features the Lord Buddha in meditation pose or dhyana mudra seated on a lotus in open air.



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