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Bodhgaya, India

Contributors: Kalpna Singh-Chitnis
Bodhgaya, India

« Bodygaya is a religious pilgrimage site for Buddhists. In 2002, Mahadodhi Temple become a UNESCO World Heritage Site. »

Bell at the Root Institute
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Peak of Ramshila Hill
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Great Buddha Statue at Bodhgaya
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These poems depict the life of displaced people (victims of border terrorism), living in a refugee camp in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, India. They are taken from the poetry collection “Tafteesh Jari Hai” (The...

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Mahabodhi Temple II
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In my dreams,
I often trespass my ancestral lands,

looking for the centuries
hidden in the hills,

finding the history
lost in the sands,

searching for an oracle
safe in the...

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Vishnupad Temple Shop
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Root Institute for Wisdom and Culture
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View of Gaya and Phalgu River
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