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Visit India - Budh Gaya on an American President Lines cruise (circa 1946)

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Published by the Advertising Branch, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India, and printed by Messrs. Associated Printers, Madras and Bangalore
Stone Lithograph
63cm x 103cm (25.75" x 40.5")
circa 1946
Grade: A-, Near Fine. Linenbacked, restoration to top of right side edge
T0497

 

The poster shows crowds of pilgrims attending a festival at the Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya in India. Bodh Gaya in Bihar State is a UNESCO World Heritage site and the place where Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment. It has been a major pilgrimage destination for Hindus and Buddhists for over 2000 years.

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Visit India - Budh Gaya on an American President Lines cruise

Stock No: T0497