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Vishnupad Temple, Gaya

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Located on the banks along the Flagu River is Vishnupad Temple, a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Part of a large complex of other temples, this is the largest temple at a height of up to a 100 feet. At the centre of the temple is the 40cm long footprint of Lord Vishnu imprinted in solid rock surrounded by the silver plated basin. Visitors come here to pray and touch the imprint. It is also believed it was at this temple where Lord Buddha came to meditate for 6 years. Before you head to Gaya, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Gaya travel itinerary maker, to make sure you see all that Gaya has to offer, including Vishnupad Temple.
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  • To perform rituals of Pind Dan , must visit place , very ancient temple but lots of pandas are there will assist you. On the bank of Falgu river. 
  • This temple is located along the Falgu River, marked by a footprint of Lord Vishnu known as Dharmasila, and hence the temple is known as Vishnupad . Pad is sanskrit name and its english translation is...  more »
  • This temple is famous for cremation activities. the temple is nice. there we can see vishnu padalu..