Islampur monastery, (in) Islampur, Bihar, IN

Raw data

"[At] Islampur [there are], the remains of Buddhist monasteries. Many other Buddhist remains are of more or less interest."
Imperial Gazetteer of India, v. 20, p. 58.

Islampur, India Page
Other names: Islāmpur
World:India:Bihar State of
Lat 25.1500 Long 85.2000

Input by: tmciolek, Apr 1, 2009

Final data (and their sources)

Last updated: 02 Apr 2009

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 Islampur monastery, IN.

General location of the Islampur monastery, IN.
Lat 25.1500 Long 85.2000
Mapping & images: Falling Rain Genomics (, 2009.

Google Map link:,%20IN)&ll=25.1500,85.2000&spn=05.0,05.0&t=k&hl=en

Final data - explanatory notes

1. Monastery's name

  • Islampur monastery

2. Monastery's modern country & province

  • India: State of Bihar

3. Monastery's alternative/historical names

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4. Monastery's lat/long coordinates

5. Other known nearby Buddhist monasteries

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

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12. Date-intermediate

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13. Date-late

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14. Details of contacts with other monasteries

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15. Type of evidence regarding the monastery

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16. Additional notes

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

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