Shanti Stupa was built in 1985 by the Nipponzan-Myōhōji order of Japanese Buddhism to commemorate 2500 years of Buddhism and to promote World Peace.
The location provides excellent panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.
View from Shanti Stupa
The Stupa holds the relics of Buddha at its base, enshrined by the 14th Dalai Lama himself.
Second Level, Shanti Stupa
A golden Buddha idol sits on a platform depicting the “turning wheel of Dharma” (Dharmachakra).
Golden Buddha idol