Gaya is a city, municipality and administrative headquarters of Gaya District and Magadh Division of the Indian state of Bihar. Gaya is located 116 kilometers (72 mi) south of Patna and is the second largest city in the state with a population of 470,839. The city is surrounded on three sides by small rocky hills (Mangla-Gauri, Shringa-Sthan, Ram-Shila and Brahmayoni), with the Phalgu River to the east. It is a city of historical significance and one of the main tourist attractions of India. Gaya is sanctified in the Jain, Hindu and Buddhist religions. Gaya district is mentioned in the great epics, Ramayana and Mahabharata. It is the place where Rama, along with Sita and Lakshmana, came to offer pind-daan to their father, Dasharath, and continues to be an important Hindu pilgrimage site for the pind-daan ritual. Bodh Gaya, the place where Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment, is one of the four holy places of Buddhism. Gaya has been selected as one of twelve heritage cities to benefit from the Government of India's 4-year Development and Enhancement of Yojana Heritage City (HRIDAY) program for urban planning projects, increasing economic growth and heritage conservation. The Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya is a World Heritage Site. Find and hire a top agency or company for your next big project related to Digital Marketing, Advertising, Social Media Marketing, Content Writing, Market Research, PR, Email Marketing, Mobile App Development, Web Design, Web application development, Media Planning and many more in India and other countries on AgencyNetwork.