Boudh monastery, (near) Bauda, Orissa, IN

Raw data

This site is located in the Phulbani district of Orissa. The modern temple of Rameshwar is on a Buddhist foundation. There are remains of a buddhist monastery though it is not datable.

See D.C. Ahir, Buddhist Sites and Shrines in India: History, Art and Architecture (Delhi: Inian Books Centre, 2003) p.211.
Src: IN
Input by: SG Apr 2, 2009

"Buddism [sic - tmc] was prevalent in Boudh in between 9th and 12th centuries. So it bears the name."
Input by: tmciolek Apr 11, 2009

Bauda, India Page
Other names: Baudh-Ral,Baudh Rāj,Baudh,Baudh Raj
World:India:State of Orissa
Latitude 20.8333 Longitude 84.3167

Final data (and their sources)

Last updated: 29 Dec 2012

Lat/Long coordinates' accuracy:
The monastery in question is assumed to be situated actually no farther than 2 km from the point defined by the coordinates below.

Location of Boudh monastery, IN.

General location of the Boudh monastery, India.
lat=20.8333 long=84.3167
Mapping & images: Falling Rain Genomics (, 2009.

Google Map link:,%20IN)&ll=20.8333,84.3167&spn=05.0,05.0&t=k&hl=en

Final data - explanatory notes

1. Monastery's name

  • Boudh monastery

2. Monastery's modern country & province

  • India:State of Orissa

3. Monastery's alternative/historical names

  • [missing data]

4. Monastery's lat/long coordinates

5. Other known nearby Buddhist monasteries

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6. Modern name of the known nearest city, town, or village

7. The settlement's alternative/historical names

8. The settlement's coordinates

9. Monastery's major Buddhist tradition

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10. Monastery's Buddhist sub-tradition

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11. Date-early

  • [missing data]

12. Date-intermediate

  • MBM chrono-tag 0800-32p 0833-66p 0867-99p - tmciolek 29 Dec 2012
  • 0800-32p 0833-66p 0867-99p 0900-32c 0933-66c 0967-99c 1000-32c 1033-66c 1067-99c 1100-32p 1133-66p dated-xl

13. Date-late

  • MBM chrono-tag 1100-32p 1133-66p 1167-99p - tmciolek 29 Dec 2012

14. Details of contacts with other monasteries

  • [missing data]

15. Type of evidence regarding the monastery

  • archaeological

16. Additional notes

  • [missing data] (incl. details of the size of the monastic population)

17. Corrections & addenda to this page were kindly provided by

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