The birth place of Lord Buddha
Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Here you can see Queen Maya Devi Temple and Ashokan Pillar, that stands right by the birth spot and has inscriptions identifying the spot as the birthplace, ruins of ancient stupas and monasteries, and Pushkarni pond where Queen Mayadevi took bath before giving birth. The Lumbini region has been developed through Lumbini Trust, a Non-governmental Organization. Newer temples and monuments are being developed by foreign pilgrimage here. All temples found in this region form this place a royal Buddhist pilgrimages destination. The newer temples, that various Buddhist countries have added are Chinese Temple, Myanmar Temple also known as Lokamani Cula Pagoda which soars into the sky, The International Gautami Nuns temple is also found here which a replica of the Swayambhu stupa in Kathmandu, Japan temple, Sri Lanka temple, and Vietnam temple etc.