The first Buddhist university


(Worldkings) - Nalanda was founded nearly 2.000 years ago and originally was a Buddhist monastery. Moreover, it was also a school where scholars and students from as far away as Tibet, China, Korea, and Central Asia came to study Buddhism. Therefore, historians often characterize Nalanda as a university - the first Buddhist university in the world.

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    The longest river


    (Worldkings) - The longest river in the world is Nile, a major river in Africa which flows through many countries including Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sudan, Eritrea,...

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    The largest collection of Tripitaka inscription on stone


    (Worldkings) - The largest collection of Tripitaka inscription on stone is located in Kuthodaw pagoda, a famous religious site in Mandalay, Myanmar.

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    The largest coral reef system


    (Worldkings) - Being composed of over 2.900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over 2.300 kilometres (1.400 mi) over an area of approximately 344.400 km2, the Great Barrier Reef, which is located in the Coral Sea, off the coast of Queensland, Australia, is the largest coral reef system in the world.

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    The largest natural lake


    (Worldkings) - Caspian Sea, a lake which is located between Europe and Asia, is recognized as the largest lake in the world.

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    The largest collection of Tripitaka wooden printing blocks


    (Worldkings) - The Tripitaka Koreana at Haeinsa pagoda (South Korea) is also called "Eighty-Thousand Tripitaka" because the number of wooden printing blocks (on which the Tripitaka scriptures were carved) is more than 80,000 blocks. This is the largest collection of Tripitaka wooden printing blocks in the world and is perfectly conserved.

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    The largest standing Buddha statue


    (Worldkings) - The largest standing Buddha statue is located at Henan province, China. 

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    The largest Buddhism flag made of fresh flower


    (Worldkings) - On the morning of March 23rd , 2015; in Kim Lien Pagoda (Dong Huong Commune, Ninh Binh Province); there was the Memorial Ceremony for the Founder of Kim Lien Pagoda, simultaneously conferring the World Record Certificate  “The largest Buddhist flag made of fresh flower”.

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