Bagan is a city in Myanmar that is home to some of the world's most beautiful temples and monuments. Bagan has been a major Buddhist pilgrimage site for centuries and is a popular destination for tourists from around the world. There are a number of articles, news stories and videos available online that provide information on the history, culture and attractions of Bagan. Visitors can learn about the ancient ruins, explore the local markets, and discover the best places to stay and eat. There are also a variety of activities to take part in, from hot air balloon rides to river cruises.
Bhot Bagan, literally meaning the Tibetan Garden, is the first Tibetan Buddhist Monastery in the plains of India. It dates back to 1780s and from the very beginning Bhot Bagan has been a place of mixed religion combing Hinduism and Buddhism along with tantric practices.
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