Seven Wonders of the Buddhist World HD BBC World Peace 제작

Gautama Buddha is said to have identified four sites most worthy of pilgrimage for his followers, saying that they would produce a feeling of spiritual urgency. These are:[1]
1. Lumbini: birthplace (in Nepal)
2. Bodh Gaya: the place of his Enlightenment (in the current Mahabodhi Temple).
3. Sarnath: (formally Isipathana) where he delivered his first teaching.
4. Kusinara: (now Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh, India) where he died.

Other famous places for Buddhist pilgrimage in various countries include:
Afghanistan: the Bamiyan Buddhas.
Cambodia: Angkor Thom, Silver Pagoda.
China: Yungang Grottoes, Longmen Grottoes. The Four Sacred Mountains namely Wǔtái Shān(五台山), Éméi Shān(峨嵋山), Jiǔhuá Shān(九华山), Pǔtuó Shān(普陀山), Potala Palace, Mount Kailash, Lake Nam-tso.
Elderly pilgrim, Tsurphu Gompa, Tibet, 1993India: Sanchi, Ellora, Ajanta.
Indonesia: Borobudur, Mendut, Sewu.
Japan: Kyoto, Nara, Shikoku Pilgrimage, Kansai Kannon Pilgrimage
Laos: Luang Prabang.
Myanmar: Bagan, Sagaing Hill, Mandalay Hill, Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, Shwedagon Pagoda.
Nepal: Boudnanath Stupa, Swayambhunath, Kapilavastu.
Sri Lanka: Anuradhapura (the Atamasthana or ‘eight places’), Mihintale, Polonnaruwa, the Temple of the Tooth (Kandy), Sri Pada.
South Korea: Bulguksa, Three Jewel Temples
Thailand: Sukhothai, Ayutthaya, Wat Phra Kaew, Wat Doi Suthep, Phra Pathom Chedi, Phra Buddha Chinnarat.
United States of America: City of Ten Thousand Buddhas – Largest Monastery-Nunnery in USA in terms of numbers of ordained monastic Bhikshus and Bhikshunis. First full ordination on American soil.


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