Since time immemorial, India has witnessed birth of many significant religion and spiritual doctrines, which later spread across the world like a phenomenon. India is the holy land where many divine incarnations were born to show a positive direction to human evolution.
Lord Buddha was an incarnation who created the religious philosophy of Buddhism in India. Thus, Buddhist tours adjudged, as the spiritual face of India is apt in every aspect.
Buddhism is all about the essence of dharma, which shape the karma of mortals for many lifetimes. Prince Siddhartha was born in the year 623 B.C. in a royal clan of Nepal in Lumbini at Nepal. Everyone believed that he will be a great warrior but at the age of 29, he abandoned all royal luxury and family to attain self-realization.
For deeper and better understanding of the religion, a Buddhist tours to India, Nepal and Bhutan is a must for all those who are diehard devotional. The popular Buddhist sites in India are Bodh Gaya, Sarnath, Vaishali, and Ajanta & Ellora caves.
Bodh Gaya: The holy place where Lord Buddha undertook vigorous meditation to attain self-enlightenment is the heart of Buddhist tour in India. Devotees from across the world visit Bodh Gaya to witness the origin of the most followed religion known as Buddhism. The major attractions are Mahabodhi Temple, Jain temple, Buddhist monasteries, and other remains of Buddhist significance. A tour to this Buddhist destination of India will add a zest to your India Tours.
Sarnath: This is the most important aspect of Buddhist pilgrimage in India and scriptures states that Lord Buddha after attaining nirvana preached the principles of Buddhism at Sarnath for first time. The major attractions at this sanctified place are the groves where Lord Buddha used to preach the religious fanatics, Dhameka Stupa, pillar of Ashoka, sculptures of bygone epoch and artifacts remains of Lord.
Ajanta & Ellora Caves: These caves date back to 2 to 5 century B.C. depicts the religious teachings and significance of Buddhism in the form of sculptures, paintings and artifacts. These caves are renowned world heritage sites of UNESCO, which exhibits the perfect Buddhist arts and cultures.
These vacations book Buddhist tours the most spiritual facet of India tours to enhance soul with higher knowledge of existence. Let the spiritual face of India be charms you to discover the spiritual side of your nature for a religious inclination of self.
By Maite Burn