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Cities of Bihar

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The four most holy places associated with the Buddha are Lumbini, his birthplace, in Nepal; Sarnath, near Varanasi, where he preached his first message; Kushinagar, near Gorakhpur, where he died; and Bodhgaya, where he attained enlightenment.

Chota Nagpur

Blissfully remote and uniquely beautiful, the tranquil environs of Chotanagpur offer an ideal escape from the restrictions of civilization.

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Bihar has some of the most sacred Buddhist and Hindu shrines. Gaya is one of the most important pilgrimage places for the Hindus.


The Chinese scholar and traveller Hiuen Tsang stayed here in the 7th century, and has left an elaborate description of the excellence, and purity of monastic life practised here.

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Like Delhi, Patna too had been the regal seat of governance for successive kingdoms since ancient times. And to this day, it is the capital city of the state.


Pawapuri, which is also known as, Apapuri, the sinless town, is a very sacred Jain Pilgrimage center. It was here that Lord Mahavira, the greatest profounder of jainism, attained salvation.

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Amaravana or Jivaka's Mango Garden Site of the Royal Physician's dispensary where the Lord Buddha was once brought to have wound dressed by Jivaka, the royal physician during the reign of Ajatashatru and Bimbisara. Venuvana Site of the monastery Venuvana Vihar built by king Bimbisara for Lord Buddha to reside.


Sasaram houses the grand and beautiful mausoleum of Sher Shah, the man known for building the Grand Trunk Road across the whole of North India, that included Pakistan at that time.

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Situated on the confluence of the river Gandak and Ganges, Sonepur, shaped like a triangle is demarcated by three mighty rivers - the Ganga, Gandak, and Ghagra that demarcate this district.


Vaishali is at a distance of 55 km from Patna. Named after King Visala of Ramayana, Vaishali has the distinction of being the capital of one of the first republics in the world run by the Lichchavis.

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More cities in Bihar

>> Bodhgaya Tourism

>> Chota Nagpur

>> Gaya Tourism

>> Nalanda Tourism

>> Patna

>> Pawapuri

>> Rajgir Tourism

>> Sasaram Tourism

>> Sonepur Tourism

>> Vaishali Tourism


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