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Travel Places of Bihar - Darbhanga

Travel Places of Bihar - Darbhanga

👤Travelguide 🕔11-01-2008 Hits: 1135

Details of Tourist Places, Religious Places and its importance Ahilya Asthan It is famous historical temple, situated about 3 Kms. South of Kamtaul Railway Station in Jale Block. This place is known as Ahilya gram. There is a well known in the Ra...

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Travel Places of Bihar - Nalanda

Travel Places of Bihar - Nalanda

👤Travelguide 🕔14-01-2008 Hits: 886

Nalanda, situated at a distance of 90 km from Patna, is rich with the ruins of great ancient Nalanda University, which is one of the largest and oldest seat of learning in the world. This renowned Buddhist University was founded in the 5th century by...

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Travel Places of Bihar - Patna

Travel Places of Bihar - Patna

👤Travelguide 🕔16-01-2008 Hits: 950

The glorious city Patna, nestled along the river Ganges is the capital of modern Bihar. The history of Patna traces back to 2nd century BC when it was known as Pataliputra and was the glamorous capital of great Maurya dynasty. The remains of glorious...

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Travel Places of Bihar - Rajgir

Travel Places of Bihar - Rajgir

👤Travelguide 🕔05-01-2008 Hits: 910

Rajgir is encircled by five holy hills and verdant forests. It lies at a distance of approximately 35 km from the city of Gaya. The name of the town has been derived from the words 'Raj Griha', meaning 'the abode of the king'. During the lifetime of ...

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Travel Places of Bihar - Vaishali

Travel Places of Bihar - Vaishali

👤Travelguide 🕔13-01-2008 Hits: 1018

Vaishali, the birthplace of Lord Vardhman Mahavira in 527 BC, the last Tirthankar of Jainism, is equally sacred for the Buddhists. Lord Buddha gave his last preaching in this city and announced his Mahaprayan. In tribute to Buddha, king Ashoka erecte...

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Travel Places of Bihar - Bodhgaya

Travel Places of Bihar - Bodhgaya

👤Travelguide 🕔03-01-2008 Hits: 981

Just 13 Km from the well-connected Gaya town, Bodhgaya is the paramount pilgrimage destination for Buddhist followers from India and abroad, and it has many Buddhist temples and monasteries. Bodhgaya lies in sylvan solitude and is situated on the ban...

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SECOND LARGEST VISHNU IDOL IN BIHAR

SECOND LARGEST VISHNU IDOL IN BIHAR

👤Society 🕔11-01-2008 Hits: 966

Patna - The largest idol of Lord Vishnu in North India has been spotted at Samas village in Sheikhpura district. The Bihar State Board of Religious Trusts has urged the state government to construct a mini-Tirupati temple in the village on the pa...

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Vimlendu Jha in New Delhi

Vimlendu Jha in New Delhi

👤Society 🕔06-01-2008 Hits: 916

Vimlendu Jha is a natural leader. Just watch him in action. Born in Bihar state in north-eastern India, 27 year-old Vimlendu founded, and now runs the organization Swechha - We for Change Foundation. It started out as his cause-celebre a few years ...

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Legends of Bihar

Legends of Bihar

👤Society 🕔01-01-2008 Hits: 1352

King Janak The King Janak was known as "Rajeshree" Janak for his quality of both King and that of a Rishi. It is Belive that he even plough his paddy field, and in this process he got Sita also Known as "Jankai". Janaka also arranged a test of st...

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Temples of Mithila

Temples of Mithila

👤Society 🕔12-01-2008 Hits: 1086

Janakpur, 75,000 inhabitants, is a city in the Dhanusha District, southern Terai, Nepal, approximately 200 km south-east of Kathmandu, 22 km from the Indian border. The city is centre of the ancient Maithili culture with its own language and scrip...

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