The Bouddhanath stupa is a very important religious site for the followers of Buddhism. It is located northeast from the Kathmandu city center. The stupa is regarded as the centre of faith for the Buddhists. The entire area is known as Buddha. This is also the largest stupa of Nepal. The stupa is rich in Buddhist arts and cultural heritage. It is said that Boudhanath stupa was constructed during the time of Lichhavi king man dev in the 5th century. The structure standing at the present has underwent series of renovations and reconstructions over the years. Buddhists from all around the world visiting Nepal visit this stupa.