Lumbini is the birthplace of Gautama Buddha

Lumbini is the birthplace of Gautama Buddha the founder of buddhism. It is situated in Rupandehi district of Nepal. Lumbini is one of four magnets for pilgrimage that sprang up in places pivotal to the life of the Buddha, the others being at Kushinagar, Bodh Gaya and Sarnath. It is one of the World Heritage site of Nepal.