Mahamuni Pagoda of Manubankul village

The beautiful Mahamuni Pagoda of Manubankul village

Author: TG Contributor
Date: 2020-06-02

Share using:



The Mahamuni Buddha Temple is situated at the North-Eastern part of Sabroom Sub-Division of south Tripura in Manubankul village. The distance from capital city Agartala to Manubankul village is around 119 kilometres which is about two and half hours drive. One can take a taxi from Agartala to Bankul or can even take a public transport a bus at the rate of INR 90 – 100 per person and from Bankul to reach the main location Mahamuni Buddha Temple or Mahamuni Pagoda one can take auto-rickshaw at the rate of INR 30 per person. The Buddha Temple is very beautiful and it was built many years ago under the leadership of Mathu Mog and others. The Mahamuni Pagoda is one of the most visits and a very beautiful Buddha Temple in the northeastern state of Tripura and the monastery bears the Buddhist idioms of expressions in religious architecture.

download (5)

The Mahamuni Buddha Temple is a holy site especially for the followers of Buddha and once it was also visited by Dalai Lama. Many followers of Buddhism and non Buddhism visits the Mahamuni Pagoda and every year during the month of March-April a week-long festival is held and the festival brings about a lot of happiness and bliss to the people. During the festival Lord Buddha is worshipped in the monastery by both Buddhist and Hindu Communities. The Temple attracts thousands of Buddhist and non-Buddhist pilgrims from every corner of the state as well as from neighbouring countries like Myanmar, Thailand, Srilanka and Bangladesh. The Mahamuni Buddha Temple is open throughout the year and the visiting hour is from morning 6 AM to evening 7 PM. The nearest airport to reach Bankul village is Maharaja Bir Bikram airport of Agartala and the distance from Agartala airport to Bankul village is almost 127 kilometres and from the airport or the nearest railway station, one needs to take a public transport or hire a taxi to reach the main destination.


No Comments

Trending Blogs

Explore Activities
General Read More
Food of Sikkim
Explore Activities
Leisure Read More
Know the best places to visit in North east India: Meghalaya and more
Explore Activities
Adventure Rush Read More
Trekking in the lost kingdom of Mustang

Latest Blogs

Latest Blogs
Adventure Rush Read More
Discovering Haa Valley: Bhutan's Hidden Gem
Latest Blogs
Leisure Read More
Aalo, Arunachal Pradesh: A Gem in the Himalayas
Latest Blogs
Leisure Read More
Exploring Phuentsholing: Gateway to Bhutan's Enchantment
Latest Blogs
Leisure Read More
Everything You Need to Know About Nathula Pass, Sikkim
A call to all travel junkies
Share your amazing travel stories
&
inspire someone today!
Become a TOURGENIE contributor
Write for our blog
Want to explore more Activities?
Explore Activities
Trek to Goecha La
Trek to Goecha La
11 Days 10 Nights
Explore Activities
Ziro Music Festival
Ziro Music Festival
7 Days 6 Nights
Explore Activities
Lhuentshe Tshechu Festival Tour
Lhuentshe Tshechu Festival Tour
16 Days 15 Nights
PARTNERS
ADDRESS:
  • Near Co-Operative, Middle Sichey Gangtok, East Sikkim, India, 737101

    • booking@tourgenie.com
    • support@tourgenie.com