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Dhauli Peace Pagoda

Dhauli | Daya River Bank, Bhubaneswar, India
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Great Place to Visit

We are there with Family and Young Kids. Kids enjoyed the place. Out of the city. Traffic was not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BBhusanMohanty
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Chennai (Madras), India
A Spot of great historic value

This beautiful monument on top of a hill in white, is a Buddhist shrine very well maintained. As... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
sridharan2013
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Bengaluru, India
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Dhauli | Daya River Bank, Bhubaneswar, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are there with Family and Young Kids. Kids enjoyed the place. Out of the city. Traffic was not an issue. A must visit to a coolest place in Town.

Thank BBhusanMohanty
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

This beautiful monument on top of a hill in white, is a Buddhist shrine very well maintained. As the name sounds, this place is where emperor Ashoka had his transformation from war to peace. It is quite serene and fulfilling to visit this monument.

1  Thank sridharan2013
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Very similar to the World Peace Pagoda in Nepal. A few stairs lead up to this stupa overlooking the Daya river region and the surrounding areas. The Kalinga war was supposed to have happened around this region with a lot of blood flow on the...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

During our year end trip to Odisha (Dec'17), got to visit Dhauli Peace Pagoda located at Dhaulagiri Hills. The stupa is a major attraction not only for the Buddhists, also draws Hindus, Christians, Muslims and people of other faiths for its architectural splendour. Must visit...More

Thank SangeethaAnbalagan
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This place used to be known for the silence around it which was ideal for quite meditation , but now sadly it has been turned into a staple tourist attraction with touts and priests continually shouting and harassing tourists who themselves give no thought to...More

Thank Payal G
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Pagoda means a place of worship or temple. Dhauli Peace pagoda is the Shanti stupa built on top of Dhaulagiri hills by Japanese Buddhist society. This location is of significance in Indian history as well as Buddhist history. It's the battle ground of Kalinga war...More

Thank rajani k
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Located at the site where Kalinga war was fought by Odisha's ruler and Emperor Ashoka, this Buddhish temple built post independence gives a message of peace and universal brotherhood to the entire world. Emperor Ashoka had disowned his weapons here and pledged peace. The temple...More

Thank Rajani K
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Dhauli A Peaceful Buddhist tourism Place.Very attractive place to visit any time of the day in bhubaneswar.Buddhist temple built on the banks of the river Daya.Evening light & sound show is good to spent 30mins of your time.

Thank Santosh Kumar D
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

One of the oldest Japanese Buddhist temple built on the banks of the river Daya in the temple city of Bhubaneswar. The head priest of Japanese foundation stays here. You can take part in the daily prayers of Nam MyoHo Range Kyo. The essence of...More

Thank DRSSDASH
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Dhauli Peace Pagoda is a Buddhist temple. It is a quiet and peaceful to visit to visit with family and friends.

Thank pskale
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