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Nepalese BuddhismThird Indian Expedition - Journey to Places Related to Buddha

(76) The Existence of Wife-Marrying Buddhism, the Same as in Japan! About the unique Buddhist situation in Nepal

In my previous article, I introduced Swayambhunath, the symbol of Nepalese Buddhism, and in this article I will discuss the unique Buddhist situation in Nepal. In particular, I would like to focus on the fact that, as stated in the title of the article, wife-oriented Buddhism exists in this country, just like in Japan.

Third Indian Expedition - Journey to Places Related to Buddha

(75) Swayambhunath, a symbol of Nepalese Buddhism - Eyes gazing at us! The eyes are there!

Swayambhunath is the symbol of Nepalese Buddhism. This temple is a World Heritage site known as the oldest Buddhist temple in Nepal.

Swayambhunath was a place with a unique atmosphere. It was different from both India and Sri Lanka. And then there were the eyes. It was a place that left such a strong impression on me that I would say, "When I think of Nepal, I think of this.

KathmanduThird Indian Expedition - Journey to Places Related to Buddha

(73) To Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal - A unique cityscape different from both India and China

The architecture of Kathmandu is unique and different from both Indian and Chinese architecture.

Most of the architecture of the former royal palace, which I particularly liked, was built in the 17th century and is relatively recent in age. But this wonderful architecture is sure to strike a chord with art and architecture lovers.