Kosambi is near Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh. Kosambi was once great historic city with the capital of Vamsa. The city has witnessed several important events in the Buddha's life. On the tour of Kosambi, you will come across the Ashokan Pillar and the ruins of the Ghositarama, which was first built during the Buddha's lifetime. The ancient ruined walls of the city are also noteworthy. The Allahabad Museum and The Archaeological Museum in the Department of Ancient History, Allahabad University has most of the antiquities discovered at Kosambi. They comprise of a fine collection of Hindu, Buddhist and Jain sculpture. Kosambi is recommended for people on tour of Buddhist Sites in Uttar Pradesh.
How to Reach
Kosambi can be reached from Allahabad. There are frequent bus and taxi services from Allahabad to Kosambi.
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