Shanti Stupa Nalanda
Activity | Holy Places
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Nalanda was an ancient center of higher learning in Bihar. Rajgir (7 kms) was monsoon retreat of Buddha for over a decade. Attraction of the region is the ropeway at Nalanda that leads uphill to the Vishwa Shanti Stupa (Peace Pagoda),Makhdoom Kund and monasteries built by Japanese devotees of the Buddha on top of the Ratnagiri Hills.
(Ropeway, Buddhist Monastery)
Rajgir (7 Kms), Patna (98 Kms), Bodhgaya (75 Kms), Nalanda (0 Kms)