Last week, we went as a family to Sarnath. This is the place where the Ashoka pillar was put up by Emperor Ashoka. It's also a pilgrim centre for the Buddhists.
Snaps from the visit.
|Huddled in front of the Buddhist temple (Mulagandhakuti Vihara)|
|Was trying to walk to the Dhamek Stupa. But this entrance was blocked .. .. ..|
|In front of the broken pillar of the Ashoka Lion Head. The Lion Head can be seen at a nearby Sarnath Archeological Museum.|
|At last we got a snap of the Dhamek Stupa|
|Leaving the park. The archeological remains of Buddhist monasteries|