The birth place of Lord Buddha

Lumbini is the birthplace of the Buddha. It is one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage site in Nepal. Every year millions of Pilgrims from all around the world visit this spiritual site. There are over twenty five Buddhist monasteries built by different countries like Japan, Myanmar, Veitnam, Sri lanka, Germany, France, China and many more. Admire the spectacular and diverse architecture that these temples showcase. Absorb the peaceful environment and visit the Mayadevi temple.

The Mayadevi Temple is the most sacred site in Lumbini Garden where archaeologists have identified the exact spot where Lord Buddha was born. The ruins of ancient stupas and monasteries, and Pushkarni pond where Queen Mayadevi took bath before giving birth. Inscriptions on the nearby Ashokan Pillar also signifies to the birth spot of Lord Buddha.

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Attractions in Lumbini, around and from Lumbini

  • Lumbini Museum Lumbini Musuem located inside the sacred garden area is housed in a 1970’s vaulted brick structure, designed by the world famous Japanese architect Kenzo Tange. The Lumbini museum is now reimagined

  • Maya Devi Temple The Maya Devi temple is the spiritual heart of Lumbini, it marks the spot where Queen Maya Devi gave birth to Siddhartha Gautama. It houses the Marker Stone, the Nativity Sculpture and the structural

  • The Bodhi Tree The Bodhi Tree in Lumbini is located in the premises of the Maya Devi Temple complex right next to the shrine on the banks of the Maya Devi Pond. According to Buddhist tradition, it was under the Bodh