Boudha is one of the holiest pilgrimage sites in the world. Here you can see many pilgrims walk clockwise around the stupa and chant prayers.
Nepal's oldest world heritage: the Great Buddha Tower in Bodha, the former border market.
The trade between Nepal and Tibet has been very frequent since ancient times. Even today, many merchants who live in Lhasa or live in Lhasa often travel between Kathmandu and Lhasa. They are mostly daily necessities compared to their previous goods. Today, they are mainly based on tourist souvenirs. The most common one is Bodhi. There are Thangka, wool scarves, various gems and so on.
Due to cultural integration and influence, especially in the area of the Great Buddha Pagoda, Tibetan religious items are very common. Thangka, Jinglun, and the thick scent of butter tea make most visiting Chinese tourists feel I am familiar with everything.
In the old town of Kathmandu, there is a famous monument called the Bodha Big Stupa, the largest white tower in the world. Located in the depths of the Kathmandu Valley, the Boudhanath Stupa is the epitome of Tibetan culture and its long history dates back to the 14th century.
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travel in Kathmandu, is a pilgrimage. Although not a Buddhist believer, but also sincerely walk in this city and the sacred country.
Among the many temples and temples, the deepest memory is the Boudha Big Stupa. It is located 8 km east of Kathmandu city centre and is one of Nepal's famous monuments. The tower is 38 meters high and has a circumference of 100 meters. The tower is white, the colored prayer flags hang from the top of the golden tower, and the Buddha's eye on the top of the tower looks into the distance. The Bodaha Pagoda is the largest round stupa in the world. Every day, there are countless gangsters and believers or worshipping pagodas, or walking around the stupa. In their minds, the Bodhha Pagoda is an important carrier of faith.
Recommended for accommodation: It is recommended to stay at the B&B near the Big Buddha Tower in Bodha. From time to time, go to the store to find interesting old goods, or buy some fruits and vegetables in the market. You can also walk to the stupa and walk around the stupa with the gangsters and believers every day. This is the most authentic Nepalese life.
Food recommendation: There are many delicious restaurants on the edge of the square in Bodhha. It is recommended from local snacks to delicious dishes from all over the world. Pay attention to choosing a restaurant facing the stupa, then eating at the window on the second floor, watching the stupa while eating, and taking a nap or reading a book after dinner, are the most beautiful time in Kathmandu.
The Bodha Big Stupa is a landmark building in Nepal. It is located in the northeast of Kathmandu. It is the world's largest round stupa and a UNESCO heritage. It has a huge white skull shape, a square tower on the grand white cover, and a huge Buddha eye on all sides, indicating that the Dharma is boundless and omnipresent. Above the Buddha's eye is a golden spire, and the outer edge of the tower is engraved with a small relief of Amitabha.