Nepal is the birthplace of the Enlightened one or the Sakyamuni Buddha. Not only this, this land has been a centre of great consecration and several Buddhist saints have practiced the dharma in shrines and monasteries of Nepal. As such the sacred land of Nepal has a chain of Buddhist holy sites, shrines and monasteries. These sacred spots are scattered in the Terai, midland and highland. We have presented here the important Buddhist sites with their references and bibliography.
|S.N.||Name of the Site||Location|
|1||Lumbini and Its Environs||Lumbini|
|3||Hiranyavarna Mahavihara||Kwalkhu, Lalitpur|
Karunamayas of the Valley
|10||Rudravarna Mahavihara||Okubahal, Lalitpur|
|12||Sankhu Vajrayogini Temple||Sankhu|
|15||Chabahil Stupa||Chabahil, Kathmandu|