Art & Design Mumbai, India
The Global Vipassana Pagoda
The Global Vipassana Pagoda is the youngest of Mumbai/Bombay’s pagodas but it is no less impressive. Starting with its size: with its dome reaching 99 metres, it is the highest stone-built monument in Asia. It is topped with a crystal carved in the shape of a lotus bud. Two smaller pagodas frame its main structure. They house many libraries and galleries dedicated to Buddha. The meditation centre is located further away in an annex building. Mingle with the throngs of people who pour into this much-visited religious complex every day.
Près de Esselworld, Gorai Village, Borivali West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400091