Monday, October 28, 2019

Dhauli Shanti Stupa - Light and Sound show


If you plan to visit a Buddhist pilgrimage, then Dhauli Shanti Stupa is one of India's most beautiful Buddhist temples, and it is one of the most prominent Buddhist.
As history says, it is a Blood war that is fought between Maurya Emperor Ashoka and Kalinga Emperor Anantha Padmanabha in which around 2,00,000 warriors died due to cruelness. The Daya River is flowing next to the battlefield turned completely Red because of the bloodshed for 7 Days. Then King Ashoka was filled with sheer grief, and therefore he decided to renounce the war entirely for the rest of his life. Then king Ashoka resorted to Buddhism at Dhauli and presented his sword to Lord Buddha. The Stupa is built by Kalinga Nippon Buddha stupa in collaboration with Japan Sangha in 1970.

Dhauli Light and Sound Show:

As a popular Historical place, people from all around the world come to this place to see the hill and know the history of this Shanti Stupa, so Dhauli Development Committee started a new program called Dhauli Light and Sound show. On this show, you can know the history of Dhauli Shanti Stupa and the history of Emperor Ashoka, the Maurya Empire's history, and how Chandashoka converted to Dharmashoka.


This Light and Sound show start every day from 7 PM to 7.35 PM, and the 2nd show starts at 7.45 PM to 8.20 PM. This is a show of 35-minute duration. This is an open show.
Ticket Price – 25 rupees.

The Light and Sound show will be closed every Monday.

Contact number- 0674-2431299

How to Reach Dhauli Shanti Stupa:

Nearest Airport- Bhubaneswar Airport
Nearest Railway Station- Bhubaneswar Railway Station


Nearest Tourist Place Dhauli Shanti Stupa:

Puri Jagannath Temple, Konark Temple, Khandagiri, Udayagiri, Lingraj temple, Nandankanan, Pipili

Other details:

Police Station: 9437144740, 8280338310
Ambulance: 108
Inquiry: 7008381630
Email: odishaat@gmail.com