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A stupa is a mound-like or hemispherical structure containing relics, and used as a place of meditation.
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Bangladesh is a treasure house of Hindu and Budhist Piligrimage sites

Over the millenniums several places have become famous tirthas or places of pilgrimages in Bengal. A large concentration of those places are in today's Bangladesh.

Salihundam Buddhist Stupa Salihundam

Salihundam is a historically noted village.It is a famous Buddhist Remnants site situated on the south bank of River Vamsadhara at a distance of 5 kilometres west of Kalingapatnam and 18 kilometres

Amaravathi Mahachaitya Amaravathi

The Amaravati Mahacaitya, popularly known as the great stupa at Amaravathi, is a ruined Buddhist monument located at Amaravathi village.

Borobudur Temple Indonesia

Borobudur or Barabudur is a 9th-century Mahayana Buddhist Temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia, as well as the world's largest Buddhist temple, and also one of the greatest Buddhist monument

Ramabhar Stupa Kushinagar

Located in the close proximity to the Mahaparinirvana Temple, Ramabhar Stupa Temple holds a special position due to being built at the place of the cremation of Lord Buddha.

Deekshabhoomi Nagpur

Deekshabhoomi is a sacred monument of Buddhism located where the architect of the Indian Constitution, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, converted to Buddhism with approximately 600,000 followers on Ashok Vij

Vishwa Shanti Stupa Wardha

Vishwa Shanti Stupa in Wardha district is a large stupa of white colour. Statues of Buddha are mounted on stupa in four directions. It also has a small Japanese Buddhist temple with a large park.

Pushpagiri Mahavihara Jajpur Odisha

Pushpagiri in Jajpur District, Odisha was an ancient Buddhist maha vihara located atop Langudi Hills.

Ratnagiri Budhist Complex Jajpur Odisha

Ratnagiri Budhist Complex of Stupa and Monasteries is 80 to 85 km from state capital Bhubaneswar in the Jajpur district Odisha.

Bavikonda Buddhist Complex Visakhapatnam

Bavikonda Buddhist Complex lies about 16 km from Visakhapatnam,on a hill about 130 metres above mean sea level. The term Bavikonda in Telugu means a hill of wells.

Intricately Carved Uttara Toran of Sanchi Stupa

Built by the great emperor Asoka during 3rd Century BC, this is one of the best-preserved gateways (‘Toran' or Dwar’ in hindi) of the four you find in Sanchi Stupa.

Manikiala Stupa in Rawalpindi Pakistan

Mankiala Stupa is a Gandhara era stupa built to memorialize the place where, according to legend, Buddha sacrificed some of his body parts to feed seven hungry tiger cubs.

Parinirvana Stupa Kushinagar

Parinirvana Stupa is a Buddhist temple in Kushinagar, India which said to be death place of Gautam Buddha, the founder of Buddhism.

Thotlakonda Buddhist Complex Bheemunipatnam

Thotlakonda Buddhist Complex is situated on a hill near Bheemunipatnam . The hill is about 128 metres above sea level and overlooks the sea.

Nallasopara Buddhist stupa was once a very popular stupa

The stupa, adorned with sandalwood carvings, is strikingly similar to the stupa in Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh.

Karumadikkuttan Budha Statue Alappuzha

Karumadikkuttan (Malayalam: കരുമാടിക്കുട്ടൻ) is the endearing name of a Buddha statue found in Karumady near Alappuzha. The name literally means boy from Karumady.

Bodhisatva Avalokiteshwara Statue from Sanchi Stupa

Bodhisatva Avalokiteshwara Statue from Sanchi Stupa is now at Victoria Albert Museum, London.

Chaukhandi Stupa Sarnath

Chaukhandi Stupa is an important Buddhist stupa in Sarnath, located 13 kilometres from Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India.