Boudhanath Stupa, Nepal

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Ibolya Horvath
by Jorge Láscar
published on 03 September 2020
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The great stupa of Boudhanath in Kathmandu is one of the largest in Nepal and a major pilgrimage site as well as tourist attraction. It is thought to have been built in the late 6th century CE by a king of the Nepalese Licchavi Kingdom and was enlarged and expanded upon later, most likely in the 14th century CE.

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Láscar, J. (2020, September 03). Boudhanath Stupa, Nepal. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/12652/

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