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Pillars & Towers

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This is one of the eight relic stupas built over the sacred ashes of Lord Buddha. Following excavations in 1958, a relic casket of stone filled with a...
Harpur Basant Bihar
Pillar| SPM
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Kolhua Bihar
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Rampurwa Bihar
Column| SPM
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Sujata Stupa, also Sujata Kuti stupa or Sujata Garh, is a Buddhist stupa located in the village of Senanigrama (Bakraur) slightly east of Bodh Gaya in...
Bakraur Bihar
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Kolhua is where Mauryan emperor Ashoka had erected the famous monolithic, polished sandstone pillar, now commonly called the Ashokan Pillar, consistin...
Lat Bihar
Pillar|Monolith| Ancient|
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Shanti Stupda is also known as the Vishwa Shanti Stupa. It is an important place of pilgrimage for Buddhists. The towering stupa is made of marble and...
Rajgir Bihar
Stupa
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Located on the south bank of the Abhishek Pushkarini (Coronation Tank) is the Vishwa Shanti Stupa (World Peace Pagoda) built by the Nipponzan Myohoji ...
Vaishali Bihar
Stupa
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Tradition has it that stupas or tumuli were built over the ashes of the Buddha. Some of the earlier stupas in India were built by Ashoka, the greatest...
Nalanda Bihar
Stupa
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Excavation at this site in 1958 led to the discovery of another casket containing the ashes of the Buddha. Raja Vishal ka Garh: A site of historical i...
Vaishali Bihar
Stupa
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