The History of Borobudur, Largest Buddha Temple in The World. Part-1 Discovery

Part 1. Discovery by Sir Thomas Stanford Raffless

Sir Thomas Stanford Raffless, the British Liutenant-Governor of British Java (1811-1815) was the one who discovered this huge temple. After he conquered the Yogyakarta region on June 1812, he started to systematically catalogued ancient monuments, temple and historical site for the first time. His major work was Prambanan temple and Borobudur.

Sir Thomas Stanford Raffles

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