Tuesday, April 12, 2016

magnificent Borobudur temple is a relic of history in Indonesia

magnificent Borobudur temple is a relic of history in Indonesia


Borobudur was built around 800 BC or 9th century. Borobudur was built by the followers of Mahayana Buddhism during the reign of the Syailendra dynasty. The temple was built in the heyday of the Syailendra dynasty. The founder of the Borobudur Temple, King Samaratungga derived from the dynasty or the Syailendra dynasty. Likelihood of this temple was built around 824 AD and was completed around the year 900 AD during the reign of Queen Pramudawardhani who is the daughter of Samaratungga. While the architects who contributed to build this temple according to stories passed down through generations named Gunadharma.