Lumbini, the birth place or lord Buddha is located in Rupandehi district of Nepal. Lumbini was listed by UNESCO in their world heritage site’s list in 1997. As per Buddhism, Queen Mayadevi gave birth of Siddhartha Gautam at Lumbini Garden while she was along the route of her maternity home from her own home in 563 BEC. After Gautam Buddha get enlighten on his knowledge in 563 BEC then the Buddhism was founded. The same originated Buddhism has derived into several fragments, thoughts, beliefs and sects as per the changes of time and changes of thinking of people all over the world.
A professionally organized Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour Lumbini with Junket Nepal Pvt.Ltd embarks after completing a day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu then a day drive to Lumbini to get started the trip. At Lumbini, we will have chance to visit Mayadevi Temple – actual birth place of Lord Buddha, several monasteries and monuments, museum, Puskarini – the holy pond legend linked with the born of Buddha.
The places we do not have to miss to explore inside Lumbini are:
The Ashokan pillar was made by King of Indian Sub Continent at that time in 249 BC. The pillar contains authentic proof of Buddha Was Born in that place in a written form of script. The text is written in a Bramhi Script and Pali Language.
Maya Devi Temple is a main temple of Lumbini build in a memory of Lord Buddha to protect his birth spot inside. The archeological material of the place was recently dated from third century BEC.
The Marker Stone is covered by bulletproof glasses. It is believed that Buddha was exactly born over there.
The Holy Pond – Puskarini is located just behind of the temple Maya Devi. It is believed that after Mayadevi gave the birth of Buddha, two separate hot water and cold water line were automatically arise to take a bath for him, which can be seen till now.
Our itinerary can be changed accordingly to your interest, duration and preference. If you want to do extra activities such as Mountain Flight, Jungle Safari, Sight Seeing, Jungle Safari, Peak Climbing, Rafting, Paragliding. We are ready to serve you. We are always happy to follow your suggestion accordingly.