Consider the following places:

  1. Odantapuri
  2. Vikramsila
  3. Somarupa

Which of the above were centres of Buddhist learning and art?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

Odantapuri was a Buddhist Mahavihara established by the Pala Emperor Gopala I in the 8th century. It is located in Bihar. Vikramashila is another Buddhist Mahavihara is located in Bihar. Somapura Mahavihara is located in Bangladesh.

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