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Nalanda University, Patna

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Tour the impressive ruins of a large Buddhist monastery complex of the ancient kingdom of Magadha at Nalanda University, an archeological museum and a World Heritage Site. Huge red brick walls, stupas and pavilions, gardens and ponds, once housed up to 10,000 students and over 2,000 faculty members. Check out well-preserved erotic carvings figures and sculptures. Spanning 14 hectares (35 acres) current under excavation, this university established in 450 provided a learning environment for generations of students up until the end of the 12th century and was the longest running university in Indian history. An international centre for Buddhist studies established here in 1951 provides information about the site. Add Nalanda University and other attractions to your Patna trip itinerary using our Patna family vacation planner.
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  • August 16, 2017
    In bihar one of the oldest khandar remains till now. It is too long. We can walk and see lod meomry and historical place.  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Located in the town of Rajgir, in the northern Indian state of Bihar, Nalanda is a postgraduate, research intensive, international university supported by the participating countries of the East Asia ...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    One of the best historical part of india, which located in nalanda. It now atime remain a beautiful like khandar. So visit and enjoy.  more »
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  • June 23, 2017
    The University is awesome and specially the Dept. of Philosophy and Professor Buddhadev Bhattacharya, who is also known as Bengali Professor of this University. The canteen of this University is very good, the quality of the food which they provide are awesome.
  • April 13, 2017
    Awesome university
  • January 7, 2017
    Wonderful university
  • December 8, 2016
    Very nice
  • June 28, 2016
    Lovely

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