Bodh Gaya (Uruvela)


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Areas suitable for Meditation

Many areas in the Mahabodhi Temple complex suitable for meditation.


Historic Accounts

Xuanzang For a description of the vicinity of Bodh Gaya, see pages 115-136 (book VIII) of Vol 2 Buddhist Records of the Western World.

Other References

Wikipedia entry on Bodh Gaya

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