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Address: 55 miles south east of Patna, Patna, India
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This is the best place to visit because here is university which was run in previous ago and now it is only see by people for enjoyment

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is the best place to visit because here is university which was run in previous ago and now it is only see by people for enjoyment

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Patna, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nalanda is famous for being the first university in the world i.e. Nalanda University. It is being said that there were around ten thousand students from all over the world studying at the same time. Then it was destroyed by fire and entire university was blazed including library which consisted few thousands books and journals. In the new world, a... More 

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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Nalanda is the very famous and beautiful place and very clean place. Nalanda is the very famous university in india

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Thank sushil k
Gurgaon, India
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Nalanda university is one of the oldest universities in india of the Magadha kingdom which was teaching Buddhism Hinduism and other scriptures related to it it was established in the 6th century BC and destroyed in the 13th century AD by Bhatiyar Khilji at one time it boasted of having 10000 students over a vast area it took an English... More 

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Thank deepakGurgaon_India
New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

At its peak, this university houses 10,000 students with 2,000 teachers. It was spread in 15 sq. km area but only 10% of the area are excavated. You can see the magnificent structures, with dormitories, kitchen, classes. There were also the students from China, Tibet, Korea & Central Asia. It was later destroyed by army of Bakhtiyar Khilji.

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Thank AbhayKrSinha
Kolkata, India
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

The oldest university of ancient India. Very nicely maintained. A must visit place giving deep insights into the deep knowledge of ancient India

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Thank woofer00
Patna, India
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Nalanda..one of the oldest universities of the world. Unfortunately a lot of it is yet to be excavated but what has been shows how scientifically this university had been designed and built. A must see for anyone visiting Bihar. The premises are very well kept and government guides give adequete information of the place.

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Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province, Iran
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Nalanda is a very beautiful historical place located at nalanda district, Bihar.many national and international tourist visit nalanda in every year.We know about our past from here.Many school student are visit here all over the year.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

this place is ancient and historical place nalanhda is the very famous and nice to visit with friends ans family this place is many years old

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Durg, India
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

Nalanda is one of the historic place of patna bihar which i also visited while the tour of patna and enjoyed alot

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