Borobudur Temple


Subdistrict Borobudur, about 3 km from the Mungkid city

The shrine to venerate Buddha

Shaped stupa temple was founded by the Mahayana Buddhists around the year 800 AD during the reign of Sailendra dynasty.

This monument comprises six square terraces on which there are three circular courtyard, the walls are decorated with original 2,672 relief panels and 504 Buddha statues there.

The biggest  main stupa located in centre also crowned this building, surrounded by three rows of circular holes 72 stupas in which there are statues of buddha sitting cross-legged in the lotus position perfectly with the mudra (hand gesture) Dharmachakra mudra (turning the wheel of dharma).