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Venu Vana Kalandakanivapa

Nalanda District, Rajgir, India
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Bamboo grove where the Buddha stayed

This is the bamboo grove provided by King Bimbisar to the Buddha to stay. It is a peaceful park to... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2018
sactokw
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nice

This place is very nice peaceful and serene. You can enter free of cost up to morning 6 am. People... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2018
dibyendu_shubho
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Nalanda District, Rajgir, India
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This is the bamboo grove provided by King Bimbisar to the Buddha to stay. It is a peaceful park to sit, walk, and meditate. There is a lake in the park that the Buddha bathed.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

This place is very nice peaceful and serene. You can enter free of cost up to morning 6 am. People generally go for morning walk in the morning. the garden and the pond is very peaceful area to meditate. one can meditate also here in...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Very good place and nature wise you must go and enjoy the natures only and it is very good for health and he very beautiful involvement there no more pollution no traffic more nothing there is always peaceful area

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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

It was the place which has been given to lord buddha for meditation. It is a quite place. Only know forest of bamboos tree in these area.

Thank Kumar G
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

This park was chosen for Lord Buddha by King Bimbisara since it was a quiet spot suitable for meditation and centrally located. It has now been developed into a beautiful park with admiring sights of bamboos, flowers and a large pond. Its a tourist attraction...More

1  Thank Shammi S
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Venu Vana or bamboo blossom is the place where lord Buddha spend 3 years teaching and preaching. Venu Vana bow has been converted into a harden with lush greenery. Also there is a pond located in the middle of the park.

1  Thank Kumar S
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

In early age of his teaching period, lord buddha spend about 3 years in veluvana or bamboo groove. Now becoming a beautiful park, with a big pond in the middle of it

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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This is best for picnic .All people come and enjoy in the picnic best for anything​which you want to see

Thank Rohit B
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is the place which was offered to Gautama Buddha by King Bimbisara to meditate. Lord Buddha spent his 2nd, 3rd & 4th rainly season here. There is entrance fee of Rs. 7 for indian & Rs. 100 for foreigners

1  Thank AbhayKrSinha
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

A beautiful garden where Gautama Buddha delivered his sermons to common people. Gautama Buddha used to stay here. He preferred to take rest here. Earlier it was a bamboo grove with a big tank. Lord Buddha used to bathe in the tank.

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