Borobudur Temple

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Mark Cartwright
by Gilbert Sopakuwa
published on 20 September 2018

The Temple of Borobudur or sometimes "Barabudur" is a Mahayana Buddhist temple located close to Muntilan on the island of Java in Indonesia. Built during the rule of the Sailendra Dynasty (c. 650-1025 CE), Borobudur remains the world's largest Buddhist temple.

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Sopakuwa, G. (2018, September 20). Borobudur Temple. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Sopakuwa, Gilbert. "Borobudur Temple." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 20, 2018.

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Sopakuwa, Gilbert. "Borobudur Temple." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Sep 2018. Web. 07 Feb 2023.