remains of Nalanda university


Archaeological Site of Nalanda Mahavihara UNESCO World Heritage Site

4 / 5 ( 1 vote ) Archaeological Site of Nalanda Mahavihara (Nalanda University) was declared UNESCO World Heritage Site from Bihar, India. UNESCO has declared Bihar’s much awaited ancient site – the ruins of Nalanda Mahavihara – a World Heritage Site, barely 98 km away from Patna. With the inclusion of Nalanda, this would be the second UNESCO Heritage Site after Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya. “Nalanda stands out as the most ancient university of the Indian Subcontinent. It engaged in the organized transmission of knowledge over an uninterruptedRead More