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ca. 275 BCE-1900 CE
Bodh Gaya (Bihar, India)
Marks the place of Buddha's enlightenment. The temple (renovated in the 19th C.) follows the 6th C. temple closely. Dates: mid 3rd C. BCE-late 19th C.: 273-232 BCE, 575 to 600 CE and 1875-1895 CE (present structure). Built by Asoka (reg. 273-232 BCE).
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Archaeological Remains, Monuments and Museums
New Delhi: Architectural Survey of India
Fine Arts Library
MacDougall, R. D.
Image View Description
Ext.: monk walking between temple and stone railing
MacDougall, Robert D. (Robert Duncan), 1940-1987
B-Q5 Bod 3.4 Mah 5-2
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