Sarnath India

Sarnath India, India

Travel Blogs from Sarnath India

Sarnath India Travel Blogs (42)
Travels with Two Buddhas: Turning the Dharma Wheel, Walking in Buddha

Travels with Two Buddhas: Turning the Dharma Wheel

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... University lies, newly built. At this Tibetan University, the Dalai Lama gave a several-day lecture to the most learned scholars in India: this was not your ordinary dharma talk. As it was open to the public, I was able to attend. The main text of ...

Following Buddha

Following Buddha's footsteps

A travel blog entry by youngtravellers

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... of an Ashokan pillar is the most famous and has become the national standard (crest?  though it's not actually a crest...) of India.  It's even on the money.  But it looks really cool in stone.  We wandered through the ruins to ...

The end to our 1st week, Sarnath, Varanasi, India travel blog

The end to our 1st week

A travel blog entry by pete.angell

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... I think as he seemed to be under the impression I would only be an hour and was 10mins from leaving. Although I did compensate him for his time, despite his instance that I didn’t need to pay that much. A rare occurrence indeed in India I ...

The back of beyond..., Sarnath, Varanasi, India travel blog

The back of beyond...

A travel blog entry by pete.angell

... , the Tibetan University in Sarnath. Despite all the advice and reading before-hand I don't think anything can quite prepare you for India! I’ve experienced a lot of countries and seen a lot of poverty on my travels but I still found the area a ...