Famous Buddha Temples in India
Namgyal Monastery -Dharamsala
The Namgyal Monastery is located in the Dharamshala district of Himachal Pradesh. Namgyal Monastery is associated with the Dalai Lamas and offers buddhism in the state. Its is one of the major tourist attraction along with the lakes, Kangra valley and McLeodGanj.
Hemis Monastery -Ladakh
The Hemis Monastery is one of the largest Buddhist monastery and most famous monastery in India. Hemis gompa is located in Ladakh and has rich collection of ancient remnants. Famous Hemis gompa festival is celebrated here every year with many attractions like Mask Dances of Ladakh and tantric worship from Monks.
Mindrolling Monastery -Dehradun
The Mindrolling Monastery is one of the largest Buddhist center in India, located in the Clement Town near to Rajaji National Park in Dehradun district of Uttarakhand. Buddha temple of Dehradun is one of major tourist attraction and a great place of architectural marvel. It has one of the incredibly tallest statue of Lord Buddha with an height of 107 ft and one of the tallest stupa in India.
Namdroling Monastery -Mysore
The Namdroling Monastery is the largest Buddhist center in the world, located in the Mysore district of Karnataka state. Namdroling Monastery is one of the most beautiful Buddhist temple with Tibetan mythology paintings and arts.
Bodhimanda Vihara Monastery -Bodhgaya
Bodhimanda Vihara is the main monastery of Bodh Gaya now known as the Mahabodhi Temple. The Mahabodhi Temple is located in Gaya district of Bihar state where the Buddha have attained enlightenment, Its now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bodh Gaya is one of the four most important pilgrimage sites of Buddhist along with the other three being Kushinagar, Lumbini, and Sarnath.