Category : Tour Packages, Vacation Deals Posted : 15/06/2016 Price : Free Location : Kolkata(West Bengal)
During ancient period of Indian history, the evolutionary society was on its way to perfection where the two great religions of the world - Jainism and Buddhism - were born on its soil known as Bihar. It is from here that the Buddhism sprouted not only to different areas of Indian Territory but also to other parts of the world. Today, as the birth place of Buddhism, the tourists from all over the world especially from Theravada Buddhist world like Thailand, Sri Lanka, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Bangladesh etc. and from Mahayana Buddhist world like Nepal, Korea, Japan, China, Tibet, Vietnam, Mongolia, Indonesia make their holy pilgrimage to India. The major hubs of Buddhist tour in India are Lumbini, Bodhgaya, Sarnath, Shravasti, Sankashaya, Nalanda, Rajgir etc. However, the Buddhist tour to India is not only the source of religious attraction but also its splendor art and architecture inherent in the Buddhist Caves of Ajanta and Ellora, Kanheri and Karli in the western India, its cultural and educational phenomena inherent in Bodh Gaya and Rajgir.