Buddhism is the dominant religion in the world with a plethora of followers. Systematically scattered in all the regions of the sphere, Buddhism is counted among the top regions with maximum number of monasteries, temples, Stupa’s and dooms. More than 2500 years ago, Gautam Buddha, an Indian prince left the opulence of his royal palace in search of truth and existence of life. Gautam Buddha was born in Lumbini left all pleasures of his life, meditated and attained nirvana and became the Lord Buddha. Thus starts Buddhism and which was flourished at all other parts in the world. Beginning of Buddhism is one of the maximum religions and philosophies of the world. Numerous splendid monasteries have been erected in different parts of Japan, Thailand, Korea and China. The teachings of Lord Buddha have a significance that is unparallel. Buddhism today, is thus the fifth most followed religion of world.
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Prime Buddhist Monastery in the world
- Sri Lanka