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Sanchi Attractions

(Sanchi is also spelled as Sachi)

History & Culture (9)

Ashoka Pillar
Put up in the third century, this Greco Buddhist style structure stands as a proud testimonial to the rich legacy of Sanchi. Brilliantly carved pillar is renowned for its aesthetic beauty and sumptuous proportions. One would be astonished to find that the dazzling polishing of the pillar still glitt... More
Buddhist Vihara
An important center of Buddhist culture, Sanchi encompass so many Buddhist Viharas and shrines. One could be able to see all forms of Buddhist architecture here. Among the relics of this great culture, Viharas takes the predominant position. Formerly all the Viharas were made up of woods that are or... More
Sanchi Museum
A proud testimonial to the rich cultural and religious heritage of India, Sanchi Museum houses invaluable objects that belong to the early years of fist to third centuries. It has now become one among the alluring tourist attractions in Sanchi. Neatly set up in very luxuriant surroundings this mus... More
Sanchi Stupa No 1
A renowned center of Buddhism Sanchi boast of a rich artistic culture and among them the stupas outshines all other structures in its elegant grace. Dates back to 3rd century, these stupas were meant to keep the remnants and some of the stupas have been found with the relics of the disciples of Budd... More
Stupa No 2
Placed at the periphery of the hill, Stupa number 2 is characterized by the striking stone railings that surrounds it. Built in the 2nd century BC, this stupa is placed on an artificial podium and it lies beneath all the other stupas. Except its stone fencing this stupa do not have gateways like the... More
Stupa No 3
Lies adjacent to the great Stupa, Stupa no. 3 is also referred as the most striking edifice of Buddhist as well as Mauryan arts. In design, stupa number one and three are akin to each other. All the three stupas bears some special signs of royal importance and the hemispherical dome of this one carr... More
The Eastern Gateway
Constructed in 35 BC, the four gateways in Sanchi portray important incidents in the life of Buddha. Popularly called as toranas these gateways are named as eastern, western, southern and northern. Elephants facing four directions support the architraves of this gate. The Eastern gate tells us abo... More
The Great Bowl
As the cradle of Buddhist renaissance, Sanchi houses a vast expanse of glorious monuments that reflects the religious norms of the past centuries. All these monuments are put up atop of a hill that overlooks the plains and these structures were the major center of Buddhism till the end of 12th centu... More
The Northern Gateway

Religious (1)

Gupta Temple
A harbinger in temple architecture, Gupta temple at Sanchi bears a significant position in the entire history of India. This centuries old structure carries a great legend of magnitude and one could not find any other formation of that much old, which can match with this artistic marvel. Belonged ... More
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