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OF NEPAL 2004 Lumbini
- The Buddha's Birthplace
Flying along the Himalaya from Kathmandu to the Terai in the far
Devi Temple in Lumbini commemorating Siddhartha Gautama's birth.
Surrounded by ancient ruins and prayer flags, this modern building
houses the archeological excavation of the original ancient temple.
The pool in which Maya Devi bathed before giving birth.
Monk meditating under a bodhi tree (Maya Devi gave birth standing
holding onto a tree). The pillar (centre) marks the spot of the
erected by Indian Buddhist Emperor Ashoka 245 BCE.
The Asoka Pillar (6m high but half is underground).
temple / The Great White Chörten
The very impressive new Tibetan lhakang.
A cooling draught in the sweltering Lumbini Village / Sunset over
- the major pilgrimage site for Tibetan refugees.