Vishwa Shanti Stupa ( World Peace Pagoda ), Vaishali , Bihar , India

 Vishwa Shanti Stupa ( World Peace pagoda ), Vaishali , Bihar :-

 The Vishwa Shanti Stupa is erected according to the teaching of the Saddharma Pundarika Sutra (The Lotus Sutra) to disseminate love and peace and to create “the pure land” on the earth. The construction of the stupa all over the world was initiated by the most Ven. Nichidatsu Fujii Guruji , after seeing the tragedy of atomic bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki of Japan , at the end of World War II .

The Vishwa Shanti Stupa , vaishali has been built by Nipponzan Myhoji and Rajgir Buddha Vihar Society through contribution of devotees in India nad Japan.The Lord Buddha’s relics have been enshrined on the foundation and on the top of the stupa.The Stupa is designed by Dr. M. Ohoka of Japan .Ovarall hight of stupa is 38m with base diameter of 36 m and dome diameter of 20m. Construction was completed in 1996.


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