The monument is located in the Kedu Valley, in the southern part of Central Java, at the centre of the island of Java, Indonesia.The main temple is a stupa built in three tiers around a hill which was a natural centre: a pyramidal base with five concentric square terraces, the trunk of a cone with three circular platforms and, at the top, a monumental stupa.De muren en balustrades zijn versierd met fijne, lage reliëfs en beslaan een totale oppervlakte van 2.500 vierkante meter.
The walls and balustrades are decorated with fine low reliefs, covering a total surface area of 2,520 m.
The vertical division of Borobudur Temple into base, body, and superstructure perfectly accords with the conception of the Universe in Buddhist cosmology.
This famous Buddhist temple, dating from the 8th and 9th centuries, is located in central Java.
It was built in three tiers: a pyramidal base with five concentric square terraces, the trunk of a cone with three circular platforms and, at the top, a monumental stupa.
Su edificio comprende tres niveles: una base piramidal con cinco terrazas cuadradas concéntricas; una parte central en forma de cono truncado con tres plataformas circulares; y un remate formado por una estupa monumental.