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 ...

Sarnath, Sarnath, India travel blog

Sarnath

A travel blog entry by jagadish

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 I'm still in Varanasi and had some time to kill before I catch the train. I just returned from Sarnath where Buddha preached his first sermon after enlightenment. There was a musem and garden there. The musem had ...

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 ...