Buddhism has played a significant role in the cultural and historical development of Odisha. The state of Odisha has Buddha statues and many ancient forts that tourists and Buddhists come from around the world to visit. Odisha has more than 100 Buddhist heritage sites, the most popular of which are Chandragiri Buddhist Monastery, Ratnagiri Monastery, Udayagiri Buddhist Complex, Kuruma Buddhist Heritage Site, Lalitgiri Buddhist Complex, Dhauli Shanti Stupa and Padmasambhava Mahavihara Monastery is the Buddhist Heritage Monastery Sites in Odisha.

Buddhist Heritage Monastery Sites in Odisha

Sun Temple, Konark , Puri

Barabati Fort, Cuttack

Lalitgiri Buddhist Complex, Cuttack

Ranipur Jharial, Chausath Yogini Temple, Balangir

Kuruma Buddhist Heritage Site, Konark, Puri

Jaugada Fort, Purushottampur, Berhampur, Ganjam

Udayagiri Buddhist Complex, Jajpur

Langudi Hills, Buddhist Archaeological Site, Jajpur

Ratnagiri Monastery, Buddhist Monuments, Jajpur

Sitabinji Fresco Painting, Rock Inscription, Keonjhar

Asurgarh Fort, Narla, Kalahandi

Bhima Dunguri Caves & Hills, Bhim Pahad, Balangir

Potagarh Fort, Potagada, Berhampur, Ganjam

Vikramkhol Cave Inscription, Bikramkhol, Jharsuguda

Akshar Shila Rock, Deogarh

Sisupalgarh Fort, Bhubaneswar, Khordha

Chudanga Gada Fort, Baranga, Bhubaneswar