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Sravasti, a quaint little town located 76 kilometers from Gonda in Uttar Pradesh is among few places, which Gautam Buddha chose to stay and showed his powers during his lifespan of 80 years. The town can be reached from Gonda via Balrampur (known for sugar mills), which is about 26 kilometers before Sravasti. It is history that makes Sravasti a fascinating town. According to legends, this quaint little place traces its connections to the period of the Ramayana and Mahabharata. According to the Ramayana, Sravasti was created for Lava, the son of Lord Rama, and Mahabharata refers Sravasti to the king Shravasta.
Today, Sravasti is known for its association with the Buddha than anything else. It is frequented by Buddhists from across the country and different parts of the world. Sravasti is p + more about Sravasti