It is one of the few surviving examples of early brick structures in India.
It also marks the spot where #Buddha sat and meditated under sacred Bodhi tree.
The temple was intricately carved by the #guptas .
It is a #unescoworldheritagesite Which was accorded in 2002.
Happy Buddha Purnima / Buddha Jayanti!
"Hatred is, indeed, never appeased by hatred in this world. It is appeased only by loving-kindness. This is an ancient law." - Dhammapada
Photo of the offspring of the tree under which Buddha attained enlightenment, in the Mahabodhi Temple Complex, Bodh Gaya, India