Buddhism which originated in the fortunate and sacred land of India by Lord Gautama Buddha who lived during 6th century B.C. Today it is followed by 6.6 million Buddhists. Buddhism Tour in India providing Buddhist pilgrimage tour in India .You will do for a sightseeing tour of Bodh Gaya from Lumbini and Sarnath. Sarnath is an important place of Buddhist pilgrimage. You can visit all the major Buddhist pilgrimage destinations and sites not only of India and Nepal but of Sri Lanka, Myanmar, and Tibet.
When I am experiences of Buddhist pilgrimage tour I and my friends have visited more than holy places. I have lots of fun and knowledge of the Buddhist monk. I had visited the most famous Buddhist sites. We have start from a Buddhist lord Birth place Lumbini.
LUMBINI – The Holy Place of Birth
Lumbini is situated at the mountain of the Himalayas in Nepal. Though Prince Siddhartha, later called Lord Buddha was born in the holy place of Lumbini which is now situated in Nepal, The birth place of Lord Buddha, Lumbini is one of the most favored choices of people taking Buddhist pilgrimage tour packages. Ashoka Pillar with its inscription is an important attraction for people to visit at this place located near the India-Nepal border. One can also find a stupa constructed by the Emperor Ashoka many centuries ago.
SARNATH – The Holy Place of First Sermon
Sarnath is a city located 13 KM north-east of Varanasi near the coming together of the Ganges and the Gomati rivers in Uttar Pradesh, India. A small village located in Uttar Pradesh, Sarnath is acclaimed as a Buddhist pilgrimage destination. Dhamekh Stupa, Chaukhandi Stupa, Ashoka Pillar and ruins of the Buddhist monastery are among the places one must visit in Sarnath. The Buddhist sangha or the community of Monks was started. It was these monks who later went on building different Buddhist temples or Stupas in Sarnath – Sarnath Stupas, Dhamekh stupa, Sarnath Temple, Asoka Pillar
BODHGAYA – The Holy Place of Enlightenment
This is located in Bihar; Bodh Gaya is one of the places to have a Buddhist tour. Bodhi Tree and Mahabodhi Stupa are some of the significant sites of Buddhist tour. An 80-feet statue of Buddha is another amazing site to visit. It is here in Gaya, that Lord Buddha attained civilization under a Pipal tree. It is believed that this tree is the offspring of the actual tree under which Lord Buddha attained awareness civilization. Some other important sites at the place include Tergar Monastery, Kagyu Monlam Chenmo, Barabar Caves and much more.
KUSHINAGAR – The Holy Place of Maha – Parinirvana
Kushinagar (the sacred land where Lord Buddha, spend his last days). The attractions to covers are Mukutbandhan Stupa and a staggering statue of the leaning back Buddha. It is counted among the favorite sites frequently visited by Buddha. Kushinagar is located in Gorakhpur and is believed to be the place where Lord Buddha attained ‘Maharparinivana. Mahanirvana temple, where six meters long Buddha statue in lying down position. Tourist had visited also Japanese Temple, Chinese Temple, Mahanirvana Temple.