India has been the epicentre for the birth, origin, evolution, development, and growth of Buddhism. Many pilgrimage sites throughout India have profoundly revered and followed Buddhism. Follow the trail of Buddhism through pilgrimage sites like Bodhgaya, Kushinagar, and more with our Buddhist Pilgrimage Tours.
If you go by anecdotes, Bodhgaya has served as a crucible for the genesis of Buddhism. It is the place that witnessed the transformation of Prince Siddhartha into Lord Buddha after attaining enlightenment under a bodhi tree. This tiny temple town is the most auspicious pilgrimage site of the Buddhists. Every year, thousands of pilgrims from all over the world, visit the religious town to pray, study, and meditate. Despite the prime attraction of the town is the bodhi tree planted inside the Mahabodhi temple complex, there are various beautiful monasteries and Buddhist temples which are equally famous among the tourists. The ambience of the town provides a sense of monastic tranquillity along with backpacker comforts. The small-town hustle and the intense devotion make the town even more interesting for the visitors. Bodhgaya has been declared a world heritage site by UNESCO. Since its inception, Buddhism has been growing as a religion that emphasizes renunciation, simplicity, and empathy for every living soul. All Buddhist disciples abide by the preachings of Lord Buddha. The simplicity, sagacity, and magnificence of the Buddhist preachings can still be sensed in the air of Bodhgaya. Perceive the tranquillity with our 4-days spiritual tour to Bodhgaya.
Buddhism is more of a tradition than a strong religion which focuses on the spiritual enlightenment of every living being. Since ages Buddhists have been practising meditation and other intellectual practices for spiritual development. Buddhist practices work on the belief that in order to develop virtues of kindness, wisdom, and awareness, one must change himself at the core. Founded by Lord Gautam Buddha, Buddhism is preached by thousands of devotees today who strive to achieve ultimate enlightenment. Buddhism believes in the fact that an enlightened soul can witness the reality of things absolutely clearly and can live in accordance with nature and a clear outlook. The traces of Buddhism can be seen in various places in our country with its roots lying in the ancient kingdom called Magadh in eastern India. Our short Buddhist tour from Varanasi to Gorakhpur provides you with a glimpse of the rich cultural history and amazing preachings of Buddhism. Take a dip in spirituality and visit astonishing architectural marvels with our 5-days short Buddhist tour package from Varanasi to Gorakhpur.
Buddhism is indeed one of the most ancient religions followed and preached in India with its roots dating back to almost 2,500 years. It was originated by the prince turned monk famously known by the name of Gautam Buddha. Since its origin, Buddhism has spread its roots to different regions in India. The foundation of Buddhism lies in their practices and preachings of meditation to attain wisdom, proliferate kindness, and develop awareness. Thousands of devotees today strive to achieve ultimate enlightenment through learnings of Buddhism. Embark on a marvellous journey through important Buddhist destinations that stand as a testimony to the events occurring in the lifespan of Lord Buddha. You will visit the place that witnessed the origin of Buddhism and the place where Lord Buddha bid a farewell to the material world forever. Our tour package will cover all prominent Buddhist sites all over India. Get suffused with exhilaration as you visit important epitomes representing the spiritual strength of Buddhist preachings. Take a dip in spirituality and visit astonishing Buddhist architectural marvels with our 9-days Buddhist Circuit tour package.
Buddhism is a religion that preaches the awakening of a person through practices of meditation. The Buddhist pilgrimage sites offer a sense of spirituality and an unsurpassed tranquillity to the soul and senses of every visitor. Buddhist pilgrimage sites at different regions in India are travelled by millions of religious travellers throughout the year. Our Buddhist pilgrimage tours take you on an enchanting journey to the sacred sites and spots associated with early Buddhism. Visit places like Kushinagar, Sravasti, Lumbini, Bodh Gaya, and Varanasi to follow the trails of Buddhism. Admire Buddhist preachings and embark on a journey of self-evolution. Follow the stride of Lord Buddha and experience self-awakening and elation by pursuing Buddhist preachings.
Almost all Buddhist pilgrimage sites are adorned with beautiful monuments and gigantic statues of Lord Buddha. The intricate artwork and amazing carvings at the Buddhist temples leave you spellbound. Admire the beauty of astounding Buddhist monuments. Witness the puja rituals at a myriad of Buddhist temples. Amaze at the magnificence of gigantic Buddhist idols who portray the grandeur of Buddhism and its preachings.
Almost every religious place has some must do’s and don’ts. Buddhist monasteries are no exception. Buddhist temples are the sacred places for silence and prayers. They follow certain strict practices that all the visitor must adhere to for a respectful visit to any Buddhist Monastery. Never forget to show ample respect to every religion whenever you visit a shrine. While some etiquettes like switching off your phone, not touching the idols and puja items, and removing shoes outside are quite obvious, there are many others you should know before visiting a Buddhist shrine. You are supposed to cover your shoulders and visit long pants. You should not point to any monk or idol. You should stand up for the monks to show respect and you should never touch a monk without permission. Learn the etiquettes of Buddhism as you visit Buddhist temples and monasteries.