|Candi Borobudur, Kabupaten Magelang
|Sabtu, 10 Juni 2006 08:09:41|
|The Borobudur temple, is the largest Buddhist monument on earth. Lying 40 kilometer (25 miles) northwest of Yogyakarta. A mass of forbidding black stone, Borobudur was built between about AD 778 and 850 by the Javanese rulers of the Syailendra dynasty and is one of Indonesia's most popular tourist attractions, drawing millions of people every year. The style of Borobudur is influenced by Indian Gupta and post-Gupta.
Built with about 2.000.000 cubic feet (57.000 cubic m) of gray volcano stone, Borobudur encloses a small hill and is shaped like a stepped pyramid -- s...|