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Bodh Gaya

or Buddh Gaya

[boo d guh-yah] /ˌbʊd gəˈyɑ/
noun
1.
a village in central Bihar, in NE India: site of tree under which Siddhartha became the Buddha.
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  • And so afterwards I go to buddh gaya, to make shraddha for the father of my children.'

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  • I have met him several times at Benares, and also at buddh gaya, to interrogate him on religious points and devil-worship.

    Kim Rudyard Kipling
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Buddh Gaya

/ˈbʊd ɡəˈjɑː/
noun
1.
a town in NE India, in Bihar: site of the sacred bo tree under which Gautama Siddhartha attained enlightenment and became the Buddha; pilgrimage centre. Pop: 30 883 (2001)

Bodh Gaya

/ˈbɒd ɡəˈjɑː/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Buddh Gaya
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