Q. With reference to “Lalitagiri” consider the following statements:
1.It is a major Buddhist complex in the state of Odisha.
2.Theravada Buddhism was practiced at this site.
3.It is part of the Diamond Triangle..
Which of the statements given above are correct?
Statement 1 and 3 are correct. Lalitagiri is a major Buddhist complex in the state of Odisha. Together with the Ratnagiri and Udayagiri sites, Lalitagiri is part of the “Diamond Triangle”.
Statement 2 is incorrect. Vajrayana Buddhism (Tantric Buddhism) was practiced at this site.