MAHABODHI SOCIETY TEMPLE, Kolkata by Rakhee Mullick

MAHABODHI SOCIETY TEMPLE, Kolkata

MAHABODHI SOCIETY TEMPLE ,KOLKATA : The picture shows the inside facade of the temple. The temple is among the best known Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Kolkata. Founded in 1911 by the Ceylonese Buddhist monk Anagarika Dharmapala, the temple houses giant statues of Buddha and brightly coloured frescoes depicting the life of Lord Buddha.