Q. Who among the following founded Vikaramasila University?
Dharmapala proved to be a great patron of Buddhism.
- He founded the Vikaramasila monastery in Bhagalpur district in Bihar, which developed into a great centre of Buddhist learning and culture.
- He built a grand vihara at Somapura in modern Paharapura (presentday Bangladesh).
- Dharmapala also built a monastery at Odantapuri in Bihar.
- He patronised Harisbhadra, a Buddhist writer.
Source: Tamil Nadu state board.