Borobudur, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
|Location||Magelang, Central Java|
|Built||Originally built in the 9th century during the reign of the Sailendra Dynasty|
|Restored by||Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles|
|Criteria||i, ii, vi|
|Designated||1991 (15th session)|
|Part of||Borobudur Temple Compounds|
The temple has nine stacked platforms, six square and three circular, topped by a central dome. It is decorated with 2,672 relief panels and 504 Buddha statues. The central dome is surrounded by 72 Buddha statues, each seated inside a perforated Stupa.
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- "Largest Buddhist temple". Guinness World Records. Guinness World Records. Retrieved 27 January 2014.
Purnomo Siswoprasetjo (4 July 2012). "Guinness names Borobudur world's largest Buddha temple". The Jakarta Post. Archived from the original on 5 November 2014. Retrieved 27 January 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter
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- "Borobudur Temple Compounds". UNESCO World Heritage Centre. UNESCO. Retrieved 28 December 2008.