The state of Bihar lies along the eastern Gangetic Plains in North India, A
land that has been the passing of many dynasties of ancient India, Bihar has
also been the birth place of two treat theologies -Buddhism and Jainism. As
a place of pilgrimage for centuries, even the name Bihar is desired from 'Vihar'
as a Buddhist monasteries, Reflecting its ancient history, Bihar has some of
the finest monuments of Hindu and Mughal architecture. And through the state
flows the majestic river Ganga a saga of events of centuries old civilization.
The scenery and climate of the State range from the foot hills of Himalayas,
over the vast and fertile plains of the Ganga to the hills, forests and wide
plateau. The land and people, fairs and festivals, arts and crafts, flora and
fauna of Bihar, are all epitomes of diversity, which enchant and thrill tourists.
Bihar offers to tourists a variegated wealth of Indian Civilization, history
and culture compled with enqeuisite scenic beauties and wild life within its
precinet are located, places like Rajgir and Patliputra, ancient capital of
mighty magadhan empire, Vaishali-the first republican state the world; Bodhgaya
where lord Buddha attained the suprime enlightenment, Nalanda-the great seat
of international learning and Patna Saheb-the birth place of Guru Govind Singh,
the last Guru of the Sikh.
Bihar has basked in the glory of Magadh Empire in the period of Mauryans, Guptas
and Pal, Vikramshila University, whose ruins speak of best as this glorious
deat of learning was constructed during Pal dynasty.
Since the inception of its history which dates back to 500 year ago Bihar has
been recognized on cradle of movements in the field of art, culture and religion
literature & human rights a postles of peace Lord Buddha, Mahavir, Great
Guru Govind Singh and Mahatma Gandhi and great sufie saint further heighened
with the visit of great chinese tourist Fahien, who has distinctly narrated
the attaintments of the University at that time took birth on this land. It
is the land on which the earliest seeds of democracy took roots and however
hossemed into the form of governence with the advent of Lord, it withessed a
cultural renaissance as in the preachings of the Lord Buddha was seen the right
answer to the woos & suffering of the rest humanity at the hands of loot,
tyranny & boilance.
People embraced Buddhism and the echest holiest sermon Buddham Saranam Gachhami
sent the air reached beyond the boundaries of our country and seat of leaning
at Nalanda, where students outside the boundaries of our country joined the
course got acknowledged the world over. Lord Buddha delivered his preachings
at this place of learning. The glory of Nalanda gate.
Bihar Travel Information :
Places to See : Patna
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