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Northern Gate

This is the gate located at the Northern entrance to the Stupa No. 1. As with other Toranas one can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ParwathiH
Nothern Gate of Stupa No. 1

Main entrance from the front, northern gate of Stupa is the most magnificent and grand of all of... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the gate located at the Northern entrance to the Stupa No. 1. As with other Toranas one can see exquisite carvings on the structure depicting many events in Lord Buddha's life.

Thank ParwathiH
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Main entrance from the front, northern gate of Stupa is the most magnificent and grand of all of the 4 gates. The gate is well preserved and depicts a unique story.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 24 June 2017

the place is good for visiting the sanchi stupa.the monument is amazing and must visit either with family or friends.

Thank vinsach
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is the First Torana or the Gateway of the Great Stupa one sees after entry in the Sanchi Stupa Complex. Definitely this is the Best Preserved the most Elegant, having all the decorative Features of Torana and is truly beautiful. The knower of Buddhist...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

There are 4 gateways surrounding the stupa. The gateways are very well decorated with lots of the carvings on it.

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Reviewed 14 December 2014

The pillars of the northern gateway of Sanchi stupa are near Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh. The great stupa of Sanchi is a large hemispherical dome built on an existing ancient stupa of 3rd century BC and improved from time to time and particularly...More

Thank Profvns
Reviewed 27 November 2014

THe location has excellent workmanship from the past and it is worth spending time on it. Each section of the gate has a story to tell. To understand better, it might be useful to hire a guide. However, with the background knowledge of this attraction...More

2  Thank lomashraj
Reviewed 4 January 2014

The first Torana we saw after purchasing the tickets was the Northern Torana , the best preserved , the finest and retaining most of its decorative features among all the four Toranas .The pillars have four-elephants capital having female mahouts . Projecting from the abacus...More

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