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This place is very good place this is a temple and all people will come and have worship and I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rohit B
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Ancient Cave Temple

I went to Dungeshwari Cave Temple. In one of the cave temples, you can see a beautiful golden... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
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Mahakala, Gaya, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is very good place this is a temple and all people will come and have worship and I think this is a good place

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

I went to Dungeshwari Cave Temple. In one of the cave temples, you can see a beautiful golden statue of Buddha, which is about 6 feet tall. When in Gaya, do not miss out on paying a visit to these ancient cave temples as the...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

It is located about forty five minutes drive from Bodh Gaya in the state of Bihar. Dungeshwari caves are where Buddha spent six years in meditation in complete withdrawal an extreme he later renounced. There is a moderate climbing trek for the Traveller on a...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Approx 20 km gaya caves dedicate to buddhism worth place to visit . peace. calam and you sit do meditation for sometime

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Many tourists visited this place as peoples believed that Buddha have spent 6 years of his life time meditation around these area.This cave was on a mountain near a village.So many children and beggars are waiting for the tourists.If you can't climb the mountain there...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

The caves represent one of those amazing places where you can feel the compassion of Buddha for the whole Humanity.

Thank Zelpi
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

I was fortunate to have a local escort me to the cave site prior to sunrise by motorbike. Walking up the mountain to the entrance of the small cave where Buddha fasted, prayed, for more than 6 years was an influential and sacred moment. It...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2016

The journey from Bodhgaya to here is onerous. Plan it well first. Negotiate an autorickshaw price. The prices fluctuate widely, starting at around rs1500 ( can you believe they tried that on ). It's only Rs150 to Gaya and this is a few kilometres further...More

Thank Sneardles
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

Yet another example of our culture flourishing since the ancient period before ashokan empire. It has not much to explore, yet much historically important.

Thank Syed_Mudassir
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

It takes about 30 minutes to get to via car, and about 20 minutes to walk up to. Kind of anti-climatic really, unless you are a devout Buddhist. The village kids will follow you relentlessly in packs of 6+, so the only peace you will...More

2  Thank Pashmaky
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