Buddhist Vihara

Currently Open
  • Address: Raisen District, Sanchi 464661, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Monastery

A vihara is the Sanskrit term for a Buddhist monastery that propagates and preserves the religion in its holy sanctum. Generally, they used to be the dwelling house of the Buddhist monks who practiced their religion and meditation here. Located few kilometres from Sanchi, the Buddhist vihara preserves the relics of Buddha and his followers in a glass casket on a platform in the inner chamber. Made up of wood and beautifully carved, this vihara looks astonishing and a rare piece of architecture.

How to Reach Buddhist Vihara

  • By rented car from city centre.

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  • Buddhist Vihara Address: Raisen District, Sanchi 464661, India
  • Buddhist Vihara Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Buddhist Vihara(preferred time): 08:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Buddhist Vihara: 00:30 Mins
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  • 10.61% of people who visit Sanchi include Buddhist Vihara in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Buddhist Vihara visit around 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Buddhist Vihara

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Buddhist Vihara

People normally club together Sanchi Stupa No. 2 and Sanchi Museum while planning their visit to Buddhist Vihara.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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