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Blasts hit Bodh Gaya temple complex

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Multiple small bomb blasts hit the historic Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex in eastern India on Sunday, wounding two monks, police said, but the temple itself was not damaged. 

Buddhists from all over the world visit the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex in India's eastern Bihar state as it is believed to house the tree under which the Buddha reached enlightenment.

Buddhists from all over the world visit the site in Bihar state, which is believed to house the tree under which the Buddha reached enlightenment in 531 BC.

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