|Sirpur's history is glorious: Dalai Daily Pioneer|
Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Thursday visited the famous Buddhist scholar site of Central India, Sirpur, in Chhattisgarh's Mahasamund district and ...
Dalai Lama is tibettian Buddhist leader, lives in Dharmshala, India.
Sirpur is historical city, which is 2nd-3rd Century B.C. excavated site, has many monuments is called Sripur, capital of historical Dakshin kosala.
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Laxman Temple, Sirpur, Chhattisgarh
Laxman Temple reference goes to Ramayan era, when Sri Ram with his wife Sita and brother Laxman came in Dadak van for 14 years of exile. Sirpur was one of the place on bank of Mahanadi river, where they stayed for a while.
On their memory Brick temple was created and named Laxman Temple. This beautiful architecture is famous for its design and using only bricks.
ANAND PRABHU KUTI VIHAR, Sirpur (District Mahasamund)
Sirpur is a historical and religious place on the southern bank of the Mahanadi river. near village Kunari turn in Mahasamund District. Anand Prabhu Kuti Vihar was a residence for the Buddhist monks and a place for worship related to the Buddhist monk named ‘Anand Prabhu’ built in 7th–8th cent. A.D.
Here, in main cell, a big sculpture of Lord Buddha is installed. Sculptures of river goddess and Padmapani Avlokiteswar are kept in main.
This place is located in Mahasamund District Chhattisgarh(Check districts map)
Air: (Check Chhattisgarh Airmap)
From Raipur Airport: 80 kms by Car.
Train: (Check Chhattisgarh Trainmap)
33 Kms North from Mahasamund Railway Station
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