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Below is a descriptive index of the sites and destinations of Buddhist sites provided so far by Please note this list is far from comprehensive; more great sites are getting added each month! You can also view these sites on our interactive map by checking out our Buddhist site map!

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mendut Borobudur kraton ratu boko


Java, Indonesia


Java, Indonesia


Java, Indonesia

Kraton Ratu Boko

Java, Indonesia

Mendut is a Buddhist temple which does not only have a striking exterior. Mendut also contains some of the finest Buddhist statues in whole Indonesia.

Sewu Temple is the second largest Buddhist temple in Central Java after Borobudur and one of the best pieces of ancient Javanese architecture in the world.

Borobudur is the largest Buddhist monument in the world. Many rate it as one of the most fascinating temples ever built.

The charming Kraton Ratu Boko is different compared to many other heritage sites around Java. This place is more like a ruin than any other surrounding temples.




pawon rome catacombs of san sebastiano rome catacombs of san calliso rome pyramid of cestius


Java, Indonesia




Pawon is a small Buddhist temple. Historians have even dubbed it as "the jewel of Javanese temple architecture" due to its simplicity, symmetry and harmony.











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