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Nagarjunakonda

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Nagarjunakonda (Photo Courtesy:Sabyk2001)
Nagarjunakonda - Photo Courtesy SabyK2001

Nagarjunakonda is a renowned Buddhist pilgrimage centre, now an island located near Nagarjuna Sagar Dam. It is named after Nagarjuna, an Indian master of Buddhism (2nd Century AD). The site was once the location of many Buddhist universities and monasteries, attracting students from all over Asia.

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Heritage Site (Buddhist Heritage)

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