Borobudur: Sunrise at Borobudur

Sunrise at Borobudur

Sunrise at Borobudur

Sunrise at Borobudur
The image shows a spectacular view of the sunrise from the top of Borobudur. A lot of tourists visit this monument just to view the sunrise from its top terraces.

Located about 30 miles northwest of Yogyakarta on the island of Java, Borobudur is the largest and one of the most beautiful Buddhist monuments in the world. It was built between 778 and 850 CE by the rulers of the Shylendra (Cailendra) dynasty, who were the followers of Mahayana Buddhism. According to an inscription, it was founded by King Samaratungga of the Shylendra dynasty.

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