Borobudur temple
Posted: 16 April 2014
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Borobudur temple is One of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Borobudur is the largest Buddhist temple in the world. Built on the Dynasty Century Syailendara -8. This temple sturuktur of 55.000M2 Andesite rocks and built without adhesive. Borobudur temple is one undeniable masterpiece pride Indonesian culture. The best time to see Borobudur at Sunrise time (sunrise).

Borobudur temple is a majestic masterpiece. Recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site, Borobodur is the largest Buddhist monument in the world and the single most visited spot in Indonesia. 75 years in the making, Borobudur is constructed from 2 million intricately carved volcanic rocks, and assembled using a complex interlocking technique without the use of cement or mortar. Aside from its enchanting beauty and high artistic value, Borobodur is a structure rich in history, culture and religion.

The ten levels of Borobudur are believed to be representations of the Mahayana school of philosophy which describe the ten levels of Bodhisattva that must be passed to attain the Buddhist perfection. The monument is decorated with 2,672 relief panels that if aligned in a row, would stretch a length of over 6 kilometers. Of these panels, 1,460 are narrative, while the other 1,212 are decorative. The narrative panels tell the story of Sudhana and Manohara – every scene of the story, a sculpted work of art of extraordinary value. UNESCO has recognized these panels as the largest and most comprehensive ensemble of Buddhist reliefs in the world.

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