Kushinagar is the place where Buddha breathed his last and attained parinirvana on the full moon day of the Vaishakha month.
Mahaparinirvana temple The Mahaparinirvana temple is most famous in Kushinagar
as it has a 6 meters long reclining statue of Buddha lying on his right
side facing the west representing the image of Buddha leaving his soul
or attaining Nirvana.