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Borobudur, a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Borobudur is locatit in Java
Location within Java
General information
Airchitectural stylestupa an candi
Toun or ceetynear Magelang, Central Java
Coordinates7°36′29″S 110°12′14″E / 7.608°S 110.204°E / -7.608; 110.204Coordinates: 7°36′29″S 110°12′14″E / 7.608°S 110.204°E / -7.608; 110.204
Completitc. AD 825
Design an construction
Offeecial nameBorobudur Temple Compounds
Criteriai, ii, vi
Designatit1991 (15t session)
Reference no.592
State PairtyIndonesie

Borobudur, or Barabudur (Indonesie: Candi Borobudur) is a 9t-century Mahayana Buddhist temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesie, as well as the warld's lairgest Buddhist temple,[1][2] an an aa ane o the greatest Buddhist monuments in the warld.[3] The temple conseests o nine stacked platforms, sax squerr an three circular, topped bi a central dome. The temple is decoratit wi 2,672 relief panels an 504 Buddha statues. The central dome is surroondit bi 72 Buddha statues, each seatit inside a perforatit stupa.[4]

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  1. "Largest Buddhist temple". Guinness World Records. Guinness World Records. Retrieved 27 January 2014.
  2. Purnomo Siswoprasetjo (4 July 2012). "Guinness names Borobudur world's largest Buddha temple". The Jakarta Post. Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 November 2014. Retrieved 27 January 2014. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  3. "Borobudur Temple Compounds". UNESCO World Heritage Centre. UNESCO. Retrieved 28 December 2008.
  4. Soekmono (1976), page 35–36.

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