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Welcome to the new isantraveller

Isantraveller will be back with new posts, focusing on travels to Buddhist temples and monasteries of North-East Thailand, otherwise known as Isan.

The site aims to reflect something that I became aware of after visiting many Buddhist temples and monasteries — that they are not all the same, though they may seem so to the weary traveller. 68 more words

Wats, Monasteries

Buddhist Tourism in India- Buddhism in Bihar -Buddhist Pilgrim Site in Bihar

Lord Buddha delivered many sermons in various places of Bihar. There are numerous monasteries and universities showing Buddhism in Bihar. Explore numerous Buddhist sites in Bihar… 7 more words

Buddhism In India


Bylakuppe is an area in Karnataka which is home to a large Tibetan settlement and is famous for Namdroling Monastery,  more commonly known as the Golden temple.Tibetan settlers who fled Tibet due to chinese persecution were granted this area by the Govt of India in mid nineties to continue with their culture and lifestyle. 339 more words


Buddhism in Structures

Lumbini is a present day town in Nepal. It is also the birthplace of Buddha.

Within Lumbini is a Monastery complex, where several countries are building buddhist monasteries to pay homage to Buddha… 16 more words


Shang Hai Jade Buddha Temple

In the middle of one of the most bustling and loud cities in China there still remains one of the most serene and tranquil places anyone can find in any modern city, the Shang Hai Jade Buddha Temple located in the northwest of Shanghai city. 740 more words


China demolishes buildings at Tibetan Buddhist academy Larung Gar

By Daniel Uria   |   July 23, 2016 at 2:27 PM

SICHUAN, Tibet, July 23 (UPI) — China has reportedly begun demolishing buildings at Larung Gar, one of the largest Buddhist academies in Tibet. 835 more words