Einar's Photos | Bay of Bengal | Paradeep
Paradeep is a large port city, exporting coal and metal ore, in Odisha state. Lots of trucks.
Buddhism was fostered in the area from the 6th to the 12th century CE. The various Buddhist centers in the Odisha state were key in the spread of Buddhism throughout Asia. The Ratnagiri site has a rich concentration of Buddhist antiquities.
Seen from the back of the bus
Pradeep city and surrounding areas