Chapra is a town in the state of Bihar, which is aesthetically rich in culture and traditions. It is a city which has shone through different eras of India’s glorious past. Chapra is studded with ancient structures and monuments which has a rich cultural heritage.
The ancient remains of Chapra suggests its affinity to the Maurya Empire, also believed to be the part of the ancient kingdom of Kosala. The ancient artifacts have been found here which are known to be 4,000 years back. Before attaining Nirvana, it is believed that Lord Buddha visited the place. Many historical monuments present in the area is of great historical and religious significance. The Ashoka Pillar is one of the prominent ones, alongside of Grahdevi Temple, Amba Asthan, Gautam Asthan, Ambika Bhavani Temple etc.”