Below is a descriptive index of the sites and destinations of Buddhist sites provided so far by Worldsiteguides.com. 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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Kraton Ratu Boko history Kraton Ratu Boku was build during the reign of a descendant of the Sailendra dynasty – one of the most powerful kingdoms on ancient…

Pawon history Exactly when the small Pawon temple was constructed is near impossible to say, as the ancient Javanese kingdoms seldom documented their history as written texts. Examination…

Sewu history Unknown to many is that the history of Sewu Temple is closely associated with the locally famous legend of “Loro Jonggrang”. Loro Jonggrang The legend tells…

Borobudur history It’s difficult to say exactly when and why Borobudur was built, as there are no written records to be found. Archeoligists and historians estimate that Borobudur…

Mendut history Mendut is one of several temples in the area which all date back to around 8th and 9th century. Mendut is often mentioned together with two…