|The Four Main Sites
|Lumbini · Bodh Gaya
Sarnath · Kushinagar
|Four Additional Sites
|Sravasti · Rajgir
Sankissa · Vaishali
|Pataliputra · Gaya · Kosambi
Kapilavastu · Devadaha
Kesariya · Pava
Nalanda · Varanasi
|Sanchi · Mathura
Ellora · Ajanta · Vikramshila
Ratnagiri · Udayagiri · Lalitgiri
Bharhut · Barabar Caves
Template:BuddhasHolySites categorizes major Wikipedia articles on the places where Buddha lived.
Other sites refers to sites other than the above 8 main sites (4 + 4).
Also, important historical Buddhist sites in India from later times (when the Buddha passed away already) can be included at the bottom of the article, under the heading later sites.
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