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3 Buddhist Circuits to be Developed
Mar 09, 2015

Three Buddhist Circuits have been identified by the Ministry of Tourism in the country to be developed with the help of Central Government/State Government/Private Stake Holders.  These include the following:

1. Dharmayatra or the Sacred Circuit: This will be a 5 to 7 days circuit and will include visits to Gaya (Bodhgaya), Varanasi (Sarnath), Kushinagar, Piparva (Kapilvastu) with a day trip to Lumbini in Nepal.

2. Extended Sacred Circuit (Retracing Buddha’s Footsteps): This will be a 10 to 15 day circuit and will include visits to Bodhgaya (Nalanda, Rajgir, Barabar caves, Pragbodhi Hill, Gaya), Patna (Vaishali, Lauriya Nandangarh, Lauriya Areraj, Kesariya, Patna Museum), Varanasi (Sarnath), Kushinagar, Piparva (Kapilvastu, Shravasti, Sankisa) with a day trip to Lumbini in Nepal

3. Buddhist Heritage Trails (State Circuits)

  • Jammu and Kashmir-Ladakh, Srinagar (Harwan, Parihaspora) and Jammu (Ambaran).

  • Himachal Pradesh-Dharamshala, Spiti, Kinnaur and Lahaul.

  • Punjab-Sanghon.

  • Haryana-Jind (Assan), Yamunanagar (Sugh).

  • Maharashtra-Aurangabad (Ajanta, Ellora, Pithalkora Caves), Pune (Karla Caves), Mumbai (Kanheri Caves), Pune (Bhaja Caves) and Nashik (Pandavleni Caves).

  • Andhra Pradesh-Amravati, Nagarjunakonda, Vizag (Borra Caves, Salihundum Caves).

  • Madhya Pradesh-Sanchi, Satdhara, Andher, Sonari, Murulkurd.

  • Odisha (Dhauli, Ratnagiri, Lalitgiri, Udaygiri, Langudi, Khandagiri).

  • Chhattisgarh–Sirpur.

  • West Bengal-Kolkata (Indian Museum)

  • Sikkim-Rumtek, Enchay and other Monasteries.

  • Arunachal Pradesh-Tawang and Bomdila.


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