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Banyunibo, Prambanan

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Banyunibo (Javanese: "dripping water") is a 9th-century Buddhist temple located in Cepit hamlet, Bokoharjo village, Prambanan, Sleman Regency, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The temple, dating from the era of Medang Kingdom, sits in a narrow valley surrounded by paddy fields about two kilometers southeast of the Ratu Boko archaeological park on the east side of modern Yogyakarta. Further north is the Prambanan temple, and to the south are the Gunung Sewu hills, extension of Gunung Kidul hills.

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  • This is a perfect place to feel the atmosphere of ancient time. There were no crowd like in Prambanan and Borobudur. There were no musics and noises. There wasbonly the sound of wind. Love to be...  more »
  • I had a chance to visit this small nice temple close to Prambanan complex. Didnt know this temple exist and glad I found this. Nice and clean environment. Guard is very helpful, I paid very little....  more »
  • One of the most underrated temple in Yogyakarta. Good shape and scenery around the temple. Not much visitor either
  • In a adoration to Mahayana Buddhist deities, Hariti and Kuvera, the temple stands alone in the meadow. It might be a place for local ancient farmers to ask a good fertile land and a healthy financial security. Such as an local spiritual insurance office.

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