Tag: Buddhist Sites

Articles regarding Buddhist Sites

Parvati Cave – Pune

Ask any Punekar what is the oldest surviving structure in Pune city, and they are likely to respond with Pataleshwar Caves. Situated on Jangli Maharaj Road (JM Road), these caves were carved out of the bedrock most probably in the Rashtrakuta period, around the 8th century C.E. Anyone […]

Shechen Stupa – Sarnath

Shechen Stupa is located 250m north of the ancient Chaukhandi Stupa, on Rishpattan Road in Sarnath. A plaque outside the small gated enclosure states : Shechen Stupa For Universal Peace Built in fulfillment of H.H. Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche’s vision Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche was a Vajrayana master, scholar, poet, […]