Bodh Gaya in India, where the Buddha became enlightened, is the most important Buddhist pilgrimage place in the world. Here's how to visit it.

Bodh Gaya in India, where the Buddha became enlightened, is the most important Buddhist pilgrimage place in the world. Here's how to visit it.

Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya, India ~ the site of the Buddha's Enlightenment

Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya, India ~ the site of the Buddha's Enlightenment

Mahabodhi Temple:  The site of Shakyamuni Buddha's enlightenment is commemorated by the Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya, Bihar State, India. Various dates, 5th century to present. Its present form is from a late-19th century British Archaeological Survey restoration.

Mahabodhi Temple: The site of Shakyamuni Buddha's enlightenment is commemorated by the Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya, Bihar State, India. Various dates, 5th century to present. Its present form is from a late-19th century British Archaeological Survey restoration.

Bodh Gaya, India- I loved it, a magical place, charming and full of life and spirituality- Lord Buddha attained Nirvana here

Bodh Gaya, India- I loved it, a magical place, charming and full of life and spirituality- Lord Buddha attained Nirvana here

The Vajrashila, where Gautama sat under a tree and became enlightened, Bodh Gaya, India,

The Vajrashila, where Gautama sat under a tree and became enlightened, Bodh Gaya, India,

The Bodhi Tree, also known as Bo and 'peepal tree' in Nepal and Bhutan, was a large and very old Sacred Fig tree located in Bodh Gaya, India,

The Bodhi Tree, also known as Bo and 'peepal tree' in Nepal and Bhutan, was a large and very old Sacred Fig tree located in Bodh Gaya, India,

Buddhha's footprints carved in stone and strewn with flowers. Bodh Gaya Monastery, Bihar State, India.

Buddhha's footprints carved in stone and strewn with flowers. Bodh Gaya Monastery, Bihar State, India.

INDIA. STATE OF BIHAR, EASTERN INDIA. Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya...."one of the four holy sites related to the life of the Lord Buddha, and particularly to the attainment of Enlightenment."

INDIA. STATE OF BIHAR, EASTERN INDIA. Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya...."one of the four holy sites related to the life of the Lord Buddha, and particularly to the attainment of Enlightenment."

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