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Address: Bodh Gaya, India
Phone Number:
+91 91994 67609
Today
05:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 05:00 - 21:00
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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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100% Must Visit

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... read more

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Bhilai, India
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Bhilai, India
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389 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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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Thank SSChanni
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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 6 days ago NEW

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 1 week 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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SOUTH AFRICA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

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Davidsonville, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited during the annual festival and visit of the Dalai Lama. Lots of people and high security. Just pay 100 for your camera. It is worth the photos. The tree is cool. Apparently grown from a piece of the original that was transported to Sri Lanka. Best part is interacting with all the pilgrims.

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Gurgaon, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By the time we reached this place it was 5pm. We had to deposit our mobiles at their place at no cost. There is no entry fee but you need to collect entry pass from the first security post. We did a guide for Rs.200 who took us to 4 places inside the mahabodhi temple. Initially I was sad as... More 

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Florence, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The temple I've seen in pictures many times...but to see it there in front of you it fills your heart with wonder...

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