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Buddhist site at Dhamnihawa

Buddhist site at Dhamnihawa

The site has two ancient stupas, which are believed to be the stupas of King Suddhodana and step mother Gautami….

Buddhist site at Ramagram

Buddhist site at Ramagram

The Koliyas obtained one of the eight part of the Buddha’s relic which they enshrined here and built a magnificent…

Buddhist site at Kudan

Buddhist site at Kudan

The ancient Nyagrodharma, where King Suddhodana met the Buddha, first time after his renunciation lies about 3km southwest of Taulihawa….

Buddhist site at Sagarhawa

Buddhist site at Sagarhawa

About 12km north of Taulihawa lies the forest of Sagarhawa, with a long lake known as Lumbusagar. In this site,…

Buddhist site at Araurakot

Buddhist site at Araurakot

About 3 km northwest of Niglihawa lies a rectangular fortified area popularly known as Araurakot, which believed to be the…

Buddhist site at Niglihawa

Buddhist site at Niglihawa

Niglihawa lies about 8km northeast of Taulihawa. It is the birthplace of Kanakmuni, the second Buddha of Bhadrakalpa. The site…

Buddhist site at Tilaurakot

Buddhist site at Tilaurakot

The ancient captial of Sakya kingdom (Kapilavastu) is located about 27km west of Lumbini. Tilaurakot houses the vestiges of ancient…