Shiv Mandir Areraj :
Areraj is a beautiful place to visit when you are coming
to East Champaran, Motihari. It has a very old shiv temple. Near to Shiv temple
there is a river called Telie. Someshwar Shiva Mandir is one of the major attractions
of Areraj, which is 28 km south-west of Motihari, in East Champaran District. This
ancient temple enshrines Lord Shiva as the presiding deity. Shrawani Mela, held
here during the months of July and August which draws thousands of pilgrims from
in and around the country. As of 2001 India census, Areraj had a population of 20,245.
Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Areraj has an average literacy
rate of 45%.
Kesariya Bodh Stup :
Kesariya is located in the district of East Champaran
40 kms from its headquarters Motihari. It is reported to have the tallest and the
largest Buddhist Stupa in the world, following its discovery in 1998 through excavation
by the Archaeological Survey of India(ASI). Rising to a height of 104 feet, and
much reduced than its reported original height, it is still one foot taller than
the famous Borobodur Stupa in Java. The Stupa is located near the town of Kasariya,
120 km from Patna (capital of Bihar).
Gandhi Memorial :
The stone of this pillar was laid in year 1972 (June 10,
1972) by the Governor, Mr. D.K.Barooch, after that it was contributed to the coutry
by Mr. Vidyakar Kavi.The 48 foot high stone pillar is situated on the place where
Bapu (Gandhi jee) was presented in the court of the then S.D.M., Motihari in violation
of orders under section 144 Cr. P. C. as far back as April 18, 1917. Mahatma Gandhi
(Bapu) Satyagrah was started on the soil of Champaran and so Champaran has been
starting point of India’s independence movement launched by Gandhi ji. A Person
from Mamarkha named Ramarshi Deo Rishi Ji [1900-1976] became inspired by Mahatama
Gandhi.Ramarshi Dev Trivedi was remain involve in the freedom movement in Champaran
when Mahtama Gandhi went for national movement.
Narega Park :
Narega Park in Motihari is one of the attractive and cool place
for people.With a very good ground, a huge area and greenery it looks very nice
at the time of sunrise and sunset. It is surrounded by natural state and plants
which gives ultimate enjoyment.
Surya Mandir :
The Surya temple is a temple to the Sun-God, which is surrounded
by water. Surya Mandir is very near to police station, which is located near to
market.Mata Mandir, Sato Mai Mauje, Naga Math, Ram-Janki Mandir are some other pilgrim
places in Raxaul.
|Major Tourits attraction points in East Champaran are; Phenhara, Mehasi, Areraj
Mandir, Adapur, Surya Temple(Raxaul). Baikunthnath temple is one of the most important
visiting place in East Champaran. This temple is in Baikunth Dham. Nature scene's
view is amazing factor for East Champaran district. The district East Champaran
is very important by means of history as well as mythology.
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places in East Champaran.