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Spiritual rupture in the Buddhist pilgrimage sites


Pilgrimage tour always engages an individual with the vastness of religiosity. The idea of spirituality remains in an ignorant condition in the subconscious mind. Very few explore the idea of religiosity and spirituality in a correct blend. Nepal is a beautiful located in the Himalayan foothills providing a wide range of scenic .uty to explore. Here people of different religious beliefs stay together in harmony. Buddhist pilgrimage tour in Nepal takes you to the landscapes of the birthplace of Buddha and the religious preaching of Buddha. The Buddhist pilgrimage tour is quite famous for those who are seeking inner peace. In Nepal, there are believers across religions. It is not an official religion of Nepal. It is a branch of philosophy followed by the disciples of Buddha. The complete exploration of these places will take you to the rich history of Buddhist philosophy. Buddhism history lies long back in 536 BC when Gautam Buddha took birth in the auspicious place called Lumbini. Lord Buddha was born in Kapilavastu in the Shakya kingdom. Presently, the place is located in the Rupandehi district. After attaining enlightenment, he converted his family to Buddhism. Gradually, the Shakya clan relocated to the valley of Kathmandu to preach Buddhism.

The Buddhist pilgrimage tour is a cultural tour designed to give the tourists an exposure to the interesting teachings of Buddhism. Kathmandu is believed to be one of the ancient cities of the world with the highest number of heritage sites to visit as per UNESCO list. This cultural trip will definitely bring out a different aspect of Nepal tourism for the pilgrims coming from the corners of the world. Apart from the pilgrimage tour, the cultural tour provides the pilgrims to come across the enriched historical facts of Nepal. The complete tour package on art, architecture, culture, food, and lifestyle will amaze the tourists with its beautiful insights.

Significance of Buddhist pilgrimage tour in Nepal


In Nepal, the Tibetan Burmese ethnic groups like Tamangs, Bhutia, Sherpas are quite common. More than 11% of the residents of Nepal practice Buddhism. For many long times, Buddhism was not followed in Nepal widely. In the early period of the 20th century, the government curbed the progression of Theravada Buddhism on banishing few monks. From Kathmandu, many monks were expelled from the country in 1926 and then in 1944 again. More than five hundred years before, Theravada school of Buddhism was banished from the mainland of Nepal. In 1926, these monks wanted to revive the school of philosophy. When the monarch of Nepal from the Rana regime understood the empowering of Newar monks, he decided to expel the teachings along with the Tibetan Buddhism thinker, Tsering Norbu.

It is the spiritual place, where Lord Buddha was born from Maya Devi. This ancient city was quite famous during the Mauryan reign. While traveling to these places till date you will find inscriptions dating from that period. The religious thinkers travel to this beautiful place to seek the preaching of Lord Buddha. Unlike other religion, Buddhism is preached through the word of mouth. So the religious thinkers believe in extending their unique religious practices among others. These monasteries are religious as well as political sites of Buddhism. The peacefulness of these monasteries will seek you to learn more about the religion. This religion remains as a cloud of confusion among the religious believers. These pilgrimage sites will also provide a panoramic view of the mountains. Many religious monks travel to these sites for meditation purpose as well. The pilgrims take this tour to follow the path of inner peace.

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