Archaeological Sites in India: Nalanda

Nalanda was an ancient center of higher learning in Bihar, India.
Created On: Feb 13, 2013 16:12 IST
Modified On: Feb 13, 2013 16:18 IST

 

Name:  Nalanda
Located: The site is located about 88 kilometers south east of Patna, and was a religious center of learning from the fifth century CE to 1197 CE.
State: Bihar
District: Nalanda
Ruins: A number of ruined structures survive. Nearby is the Surya Mandir, a Hindu temple.
Lok Sabha constituency: Nalanda
Vidhan Sabha constituency: Nalanda
Famous for:  Ancient center of higher learning 

Name:  Nalanda

Located: The site is located about 88 kilometers south east of Patna, and was a religious center of learning from the fifth century CE to 1197 CE.

State: Bihar

District: Nalanda

Ruins: A number of ruined structures survive. Nearby is the Surya Mandir, a Hindu temple.

Lok Sabha constituency: Nalanda

Vidhan Sabha constituency: Nalanda

Famous for:  Ancient center of higher learning 

 

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