Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya, India

Bodh Gaya is the city where Gautam Buddha reached enlightenment.  The Mahabodhi Temple is a Buddhist temple and a pilgrimage site for many.

Young Monks

Offering

The Holy Bodhi Tree is on the western side of the temple. It's believed Siddhartha Gautama, the spiritual teacher and founder of Buddhism, reached enlightenment while sitting under the tree.

 

Reliefs depict the life of Buddah

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