india part 4a February 23rd 2008 After a calm'ish train and hellish rickshaws, 2 friends and I arrived in Bodhgaya, this is in the next state Bihar and the town where the Buddha hung out for a few weeks during his nirvana two and a half centuries ago and where the Buddhist philosophies where born.
There are many Buddhist temples and Buddhist monasteries from all round the world and allot of Tibetan influence. The famous Buddha ... read more
Asia » India » Bihar » Bodh Gaya The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more