April 30, the full moon of Vaishakh month, is celebrated as Buddha Purnima i.e. Gautama Buddha’s birthday. Gautam Buddha also attained enlightenment on this day. He was born in a village in Nepal in 563 BC, which has become a pilgrimage site today. Apart from this, many temples of Gautam Buddha are famous for their unique features. Today we are going to tell you about some such temples of Gautam Buddha, which are famous for their different specialties all over the world.
1. Mahabodhi Temple
This temple of Gautama Buddha is located in Bihar Bodh Gaya. Lord Buddha attained enlightenment by sitting under the tree present in this ancient temple. With the design of this beautiful temple, you can see the image of different religions and cultures here.
2. Ramabhar Stupa
Buddha was cremated in this temple. The height of this large stone temple is 49 feet in height. The unique structure of the temple attracts tourists towards it
3. China, Leshan Buddha
This is the world’s largest statue built on the riverbank of China. The statue, which was completed in 90 years, has a width of 28 meters and 233 feet at the shoulders. Tourists come from far and wide to see this statue carved on Mount Amy of China.
4. Hogkog, Po Lin Monestry
This intellectual monastery was discovered in 1906 by 3 monks. Today it was formerly known as The Big Hut. Tourists come from far and wide to see this monastery famous for its specialty and unique design.
5. The Wat Thai Temple
This temple in India is one of the unique and different Buddha temples, which is famous for its beauty and grandeur.
6. Buddha Temple Ladakh
This temple of Ladakh is also considered to be one of the most beautiful and large temples of Lord Buddha. The garden built around this temple further enhances its beauty.
7. Borobudur Temple,
Indonesia The Mahayana Buddhist Borobudur Temple is one of the oldest temples in Indonesia. Here you can see 2672 relief panels and 504 Buddha statues. It is considered to be the largest and greatest Buddhist temple in the world.