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New Delhi

Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI), New Delhi, India
The Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI), New Delhi, India

Buddha Statue inside the Gompa of the KIBI, New Delhi
Buddha Statue inside the KIBI's gompa, New Delhi

Rajgir ( राजगीर )

Ajatasattu's Stupa, Rajgir (Rajagrha), Bihar, India
Ruins of Ajatasattu's Stupa at Rajgir (Sanskrit: राजगृह), Bihar, India

Sattapanni Cave near Rajgir, Bihar, India - location of the first Buddhist Council
Sattapanni Cave near Rajgir, location of the first Buddhist Council

Sattapanni Cave on Vaibhara Hill near Rajgir, Bihar, India
Sattapanni Cave on Vaibhara Hill near Rajgir

Budhha Shakyamuni's favorite spot on Gridhakuta Hill (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir, Bihar, India
Buddha Shakyamuni's favourite spot on Gridhakuta Hill (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir

On Gridhakuta Hill (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir, Bihar, India
On Gridhakuta Hill (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir

Sukarakhata (Boar's Grotto) on Gridhakuta (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir, Bihar, India
Sukarakhata (Boar's Grotto) on Gridhakuta (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir

Young monk of the Nipponzan Myōhōji Order during his morning meditation practise on Gridhakuta (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir
Young monk of the Nipponzan Myōhōji Order during his morning meditation practise on Gridhakuta

Way down from Gridhakuta (Vulture Peak) near Rajgir, Bihar, India
Way down from Gridhakuta

Bodh Gaya ( बोध गया )

Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India, view from southeast
Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya (Sanskrit: उरूबिल्व), Bihar, India, view from southeast

Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India, view from south
Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya, view from south

Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India, view from southwest
Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya, view from southwest

Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India, view from northwest
Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya, view from northwest

Buddha Statue inside the Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India
Buddha statue inside the Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya

The holy Bodhi Tree in front of the Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India, view from southwest
The holy Bodhi Tree in front of the Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya, view from southwest

Mucalinda Tank south of the Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India
Mucalinda Tank south of the Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya

Statue of Buddha Shakyamuni sheltered by Mucalinda the Naga king, south of Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India
Statue of Buddha Shakyamuni sheltered by Mucalinda the Naga king

Bhutanese Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India
Bhutanese Temple at Bodh Gaya

(© all pictures: F. Rupprecht, Regensburg (Ratisbone), Germany; 03/2009)
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