Lumbini Tour: A Holy Tour
Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha, Founder of Buddhism. It is the most holy place for both People following Hindusim and Buddhism. It is sirtuated at 21 km + west of Bhairahawa in Rupandehi district in the Mid-Western terai of Nepal southwest of Tansen. Lumbini Tour is the best tour for Buddhism where the buddhist monarchy are contineously pray at Lumbini.
How to reach Lumbini?
- You can take the bus from the Kathmandu
- Also,you can take a flight to Bhairahawa and approach to this revered place from Kathmandu
Lumbini Tour: The birth place of Buddha
Major places to visit in Lumbini
1. SCARED GARDEN:
Lumbini is a religious place of pilgrimage for Buddhists. This place is reverence for peace lovers of any religious faith throughout the world. The major attraction is the Sacred garden which includes Mayadevi temple representing the birth of Lord Buddha. The Ashoka pillar depicting the place of birth of the Buddha. Similarly, the Sakyan Tank where the mother of the Buddha Mayadevi, is supposed to have taken a dip before bringing forth the baby. You can see the many remnants of monasteries and chaityas built over the centuries following the Buddha’s birth in 623 B.C.
2. Ashoka pillar
Ashoka Pillar stand besides the temple. Archaeologist and anthropologist believes that this pillar was built during 249 BC, when Emperor Ashoka of India visited. This pillar stand and represent it is the exact birthplace of Gautama Buddha. Not only this, Emperor Ashoka did build four stupas and a pillar with a horse idol at the top and an inscription that describes his visit and the importance of Lumbini as the birthplace of Lord Buddha.
You can that Pillar surrounded by a small fence, decorated with colorful prayer flag. This pillar carries historical significance, hence, the pillar is consider to be one of the major attractions of Lumbini.
3. World Peace Pagoda – Attractions of Lumbini
This World Peace pagoda was constructed by the Japanese at the cost of US $ 1 million. The pagoda comprise the statue of Lord Buddha in his birth position. It is a gleaming white structure with a golden statue. Peace pagoda at Lumbini stands with the message of peace in the world. Hence, it is one of the top attractions of Lumbini garden. It is best place to watch and witness their culture and tradition.
4. Eternal peace flame
This eternal World Peace Flame is one of the major attraction of the Lumbini garden located at the centre of the garden. This flame keeps glowing uninterrupted 24 hours a day. The Late King Gyandra Shah lit the flame on 1st November 1986 AD. Similarly, this eternal flame represents peace and liberty in the world. This flame was brought from the United States of America as part of the celebration of the International Peace Year.
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