Jalandhara monastic cluster, (in) Jalandhar, Punjab, IN

Raw data

Xuanzang observed this area between March and July 635. He found 50 monasteries and 2000 monks. The site is the modern city of Jalandhar in the Punjab.
Src: IN
Input by: SG Jan 22 2009

Jalandhar, India Page
Other names: Jullundur City,Jullundur
World:India:State of Punjab
Lat: 31.3256
Long: 75.5792
Input by: tmciolek Feb 24 2009

Final data (and their sources)

Last updated: 26 Apr 2013

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 Jalandhara monastic cluster, India.

General location of the Jalandhara monastic cluster, India.
lat=31.3256 long=75.5792
Mapping & images: Falling Rain Genomics (http://maps.fallingrain.com), 2009.

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Final data - explanatory notes

1. Monastery's name

  • Jalandhara monastic cluster

2. Monastery's modern country & province

  • India:State of Punjab

3. Monastery's alternative/historical names

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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

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12. Date-intermediate

  • Visited by Xuanzang in 635 CE. - Input by: SG Jan 22 2009
  • MBM chrono-tag 0600-32p 0633-66c 0667-99p - tmciolek 26 Apr 2013
  • 0600-32p 0633-66c 0667-99p dated-x

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

  • In 635 - 50 monasteries and 2,000 monks (Src: IN Input by: SG Jan 22 2009)

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

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