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Saptaparni Cave Rajgir

Saptaparni Cave Rajgir

Saptaparni Cave lies on Rajgir Hills
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Saptaparni cave located on rajgir hills is regarded as a sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists. It is also known as Sattaparnaguha cave. It is believed that after buddha attained nirvana, The first buddhist council was held at Saptaparni cave during the rule of ajatshatru about 400 BC under his patronage, with the objective of preserving the precious buddha teachings. Every year, Saptaprni cave is visited by thousand of tourists across the world and regarded as important places to visit in Rajgir for the followers of buddhism.

 

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