12 Facts on Bodhgaya

 

Bodhgaya is the place where the wandering Prince Siddhartha, who left his kingdom, sat under a fig tree to meditate. It’s the place where Prince Siddhartha attained enlightenment after seven weeks of meditation and became Gautama Buddha. Bodhgaya, which  is 12 kms away from Gaya city, attracts visitors all year round. Hindus and Buddhists visit Bodhgaya with much reverence to either seek blessings or explore the intriguing artefacts. Continue reading 12 Facts on Bodhgaya

4 places to visit in Penang Island, Malaysia

There are many reasons why Penang Island is Malaysia’s one of the most popular tourist destinations. The island is home to pristine beaches, preserved forests, magical museums, and ancient temples and ruins. Also, it is revered as the country’s unofficial food capital. And topping off is the island’s perfect fusion of modernity and colonial traditions. Continue reading 4 places to visit in Penang Island, Malaysia