Saturday, May 12, 2012

Buddhist Tour, join the cult

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Buddhism, one of the great religions of the world, traces back to the life of Siddhartha who was later known as Lord Buddha. Being a curious wandering prince, known to have renounced his royal pleasures began his quest for the ultimate truth behind the mystery of existence. For all the followers of Lord Buddha, a Buddhist Tour is the ultimate way to explore the holy sites of Buddhism and also to instill in you the very essence of this great religion.

Buddhist Pilgrimage

Going by the words of Lord Buddha who said that his followers could only attain merit and Nobel rebirth by going on a pilgrimage to places which witnessed the life of Lord Buddha, thus for all the followers of this religion Buddhist Pilgrimage is a must. It is a journey that encompasses Lumbini, the place of the birth of Lord Buddha, Bodhgaya, the place where he gained enlightenment, Sarnath, the place where he delivered his first sermon and Kushinagar, the place where he attained Nirvana. For all the followers of Lord Buddha, Buddhist pilgrimage is mandatory and a Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour is the best way to journey to the numerous holy places of Lord Buddha.

Buddhist Temple Tour

Buddhist Temple Tour
Buddhist Temple Tour is the best option to avail in if a traveler wants to witness the architectural marvels of Buddhism. The Buddhist temples are well known for their architectural beauty that is truly worth the praise. The temples are masterpieces in themselves, the beauty possessed by them is incomparable; if you are on a Buddhist tour, do not miss to visit the temples of Lord Buddha, your journey to the Buddhist temples will surely be a lot holistic and worthwhile, so go and join the cult.

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Thursday, May 10, 2012

Buddhist Pilgrimage on Trip to India

India is a country where multiple religions have flourished and it has several sites for pilgrims to visit belonging to almost every religion including Buddhism.

A pilgrimage is one of the longest journeys undertaken in search of religious emancipation and spiritual excellence. India, a multi religious domain has something for every pilgrim. For instance; numerous Buddhist temples offer great opportunities for Buddhist pilgrimage.

It was India where the great saint Goutam Buddha preached the new religion based on non-violence and peaceful coexistence and love for all, Buddhism.

Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour basically consists of four major pilgrimage sites. Tehse are Kapilavastu, Bodh Gaya, Benaras, and Kusinagara the places where he was born, achieved enlightenment, made his first preaching, and got his parinirvana or travel to the other world.

India has numerous Buddhist Temples and Sites like the Bodh Gaya in Bihar, Sarnath and Kushinagar in Uttar Pradesh those constitute the three holiest places for Buddhist people. However the forth of them, Lumbini, that is also the birthplace of Buddha is now located in the neighboring country; Nepal.

Buddha Trail
There are however, many other places that have Buddha Trail in India. Bihar has been a place where most of the Buddhist activities were initiated. This is because of its close proximity to Nepal and the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. Especially, Patna, the capital city of Bihar and formerly known as Pataliputra was the seat of the famous Mauryan Empire and one of the greatest Buddhist centers in the country.

Other important places that can be covered through Buddhist Special Train Tour are Raigir, Vaishali and Nalanda in Bihar and Sravasti in Uttar Pradesh, Ajanata and Ellora in Maharashtra, Dhauli in Odisha, and Nagarjunakonda in Andhra Pradesh.

Numerous smaller places that have trace of Buddhist influence are also located in the North Eastern states like Assam, Manipur, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh, and Sikkim.

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