Indasala Cave is near Rajgir in the state of Bihar. The caves are important place for tour in the Buddhist circuit in Bihar because Buddha has delivered one of his most profound discourses, the Sakkapanha Sutta over here.
Buddha also spoke verses 206, 207 and 208 of the Dhammapada while staying at Indasala Caves. Buddhasrijnana, the famous commentator on the Guhyasamaja Tantra had also lived in this cave once. The Indasala Cave is at the base of a steep cliff halfway up the side of Giriyek Mountain. The Hansa Stupa is on the top of the mountain and is the most complete stupa still exists in India. Hiuen Tsang visited and noted about this stupa and the story behind its construction. The Indasala Caves is recommended for people on tour of Buddhist Sites in Bihar.
How to Reach
Indasala Caves can be reached from Rajgir by taking Giriyek Road. There are buses and taxi service from Rajgir to Indasala Caves.
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