Gautama Siddhartha is known as Lord Buddha and he was one who attained the enlightenment. The spiritual journey of Lord Buddha will take you the famous Buddhist pilgrimages in India where you will find peace and serenity. Buddha footsteps can be found everywhere in India.
Bodhgaya is one of the most significant Buddhist pilgrimages in India (http://www.buddhisttrain.com/
Kushinagar is the holiest Buddhist site where Gautama Buddha passed away or breathed last. This is also place where Lord Buddha last time discoursed to his disciples. Today Kushinagar is most visited Buddhist pilgrimage in India where you can visit other sites that include Matha Kuar Shrine, Meditation Park, Thai Temple, Indo-Japanese-
Sarnath is another Buddhist pilgrimage which is located In Varanasi, India. After attaining enlightenment Buddha went to Sarnath. In Deer Park of Sarnath Buddha taught Dhrama first time after gained enlightenment. Gautama Buddha taught the principles as well as meaning of dharma to his followers. Buddha also spent his rainy season in Sarnath at the place Mulagandhakuti Vihara. The splendid Ashokan Pillar in Sarnath is the symbol of National Emblem of India that presents a earlier glimpse of ancient art during Ashoka’s period. Other attractions in Sarnath are like the Digambar Jain Temple, Chaukhandi, the monasteries, Chunar Fort, Ramnagar and many more.
Lumbini is the birth place of Gautama Buddha when his mother Mayadevi was on way to her parental home. Gautama Siddhartha was born here later he became Lord Buddha. Lumbini is the first and sacred site of Lord Buddha and from here the Buddhism arise exactly. Lumbini is the great Buddhist pilgrimage which is very closer to Gautama Buddha’s life. Lumbini is the unique landscape that is covered with lush greenery gardens and parks that create a tranquil ambience and you can also see the Maya Devi temple that is named on the mother of Lord Buddha, stupas and the Ashokan Pillar can be seen in Lumbini also. The Ashoka Pillar is one of prominent historical sites in Lumbini that depics the great ancient heritage during the Ashkoa’s period.
This four important Buddhist sites in India has great cultures and traditions that all show the Buddha’s life and his great sacrifice also. Buddha always taught to lead on correct path of truth where you can find a true divine in yourself.