Borobudur


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Bo·ro·bu·dur

 (bôr′ə-bə-do͝or′)
n.
A ruined Buddhist shrine in central Java, Indonesia. Dating probably from the ninth century, the ruins include carved stone blocks illustrating episodes in the life of Buddha.
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There is also the striking figure of a man breaking his chains, a familiar landmark located in front of Hotel Borobudur Jakarta.
Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah today climbed the steep stairs to the top of the majestic Borobudur Temple, the world's famous heritage monument in Central Java, Indonesia.
At the very top of AsianDate's favorite day trips in the region is a visit to the UNESCO-rated Borobudur Temple.
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The Wonderful Indonesia Team will replicate its success in 2018 as it strive to promote Indonesian destinations - Bali, Borobudur, Lombok and Jakarta among others - in the Philippines.
Summary: Yogyakarta [Indonesia], Jun 23 (ANI): The beautiful Indonesian city of Yogyakarta, famed for its two historical temples, Borobudur and Prambanan, newly renamed as World Heritage sites by UNESCO, attracted more than 1000 participants at various yoga events organised here on Sunday.
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Numerous scholars have debated the relationship of the 1,350 reliefs on Borobudur, the Javanese temple constructed in the late eighth and first half of the ninth century, to the form of the building on which they are sculpted.
The temple visible on the hilltop before a low range of mountains is actually Borobudur, the 9th century Buddhist temple in Magelang that was built from volcanic stones and designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
From the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Angkor Wat in Cambodia and Borobudur in Indonesia, peaceful nature setting of northern Laos and Kerala in India, to the dramatic mountain ranges of the Himalayas in Nepal.
This year, PT KAI was appointed as the coordinator of the SMN in Central Java cooperating with PT Borobudur Temple, Prambanan, and Ratu Boko Tourism Parks, PT Wijayakusuma Industrial Estate, and Perhutani Public Corporation.