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Sanchi is considered to be the abode of Buddhism. It is one of the world heritage sites, located at the Raisen district of Madhya Pradesh. The word Sanchi has been derived from the word Sanch, which means measure in Pali and Sanskrit, while in Hindi, it refers to a mould of stones. The Betwa River forms the lifeline of the village. Sanchi is located at about 46 kilometres from the state capital of Bhopal and about 9 kilometres from Vidisha. There is regular bus service available from Bhopal and the railway stations of Vidisha and Sanchi also serve as connection points to the site. The Two Star Hotels in Sanchi provide you with an affordable luxurious stay at the place.
The Stupa one is the main stupa of the site. It is also known as the Great Stupa and was built by Emperor Ashoka in the 3rd century BCE. This stupa is the oldest stone structure of the country with the nucleus made of bricks. The four gateways of the stupa are known as torans. These entrances symbolise harmony, affection, bravery and faith. The torans are carved with tales from earlier lives of Lord Buddha and are known as the Jataka Tales. There are four symbols in the stupas, that of, Tree (Enlightenment), Elephant/Lotus (Birth), Stupa (Parinirvana) and Wheel (Preaching the first sermon).
There are almost 50 memorials and three stupas here. The 2nd Stupa is believed to be built during the Satnvahanas period. This stupa do not consist of any gateway and there are several carvings of mythological figures, like that of, fish tailed human figures, elephant headed human beings, birds with human heads, spirits like yakshas and yakshinis. The 3rd Stupa consists of two caskets containing the relics of the two disciples of Lord Buddha; Sariputra and Mogallana. The caskets consist of pieces of bone, semi-precious stones, like crystals, pearls, lapaz lazuli, sandalwood and others.
Visit another great architectural tower, the Ashoka Pillar. The pillar is made of a single piece of stone and the animal head of the pillar represents a unique architectural style.The Great Bowl is a big bowl, carved out of a single piece of stone; it was used to store and serve food to the Buddhist monks. The West Pillar consists of a beautiful carving, consisting of a Bodhi tree over a pedestal, and a male and female figure worshipping the tress along with other devotees.
The Two Star Hotels in Sanchi consist of AC deluxe rooms. These beautiful properties come with rooms with attached toilets. There is facility of telephone, LCD televisions and wireless internet facilities to keep you connected with the world. The hotel staff is hospitable and provide you with room service. The food is homely and you can enjoy South India, North Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes. On request, these hotels can also arrange for tour guides and transportation to various tourist spots. To ensure the availability of proper room at this busy tourist destination.