මාළිගාවිල බුදු පිළිමය – MALIGAWILA BUDHDHA STATUE

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The Maligawila Buddha statue is a standing figure of the Buddha in Sri Lanka, which has been carved out of a large limestone rock , and is considered to be the tallest ancient free-standing image in Sri Lanka, at a...

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මහියංගන මහ සෑ රදුන් – MAHIYANGANAYA TEMPLE

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“Ancient historical cultural & religious site, modern town straddling major irrigation projects & serving the irrigation districts the Conqueror, in the ninth month of his buddhahood, at the full moon of Phussa, himself set forth for the isle of Lanka,...

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බෝගොඩ පන්සල සහ දැවමය පාලම – BOGODA TEMPLE & WOODEN BRIDGE

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Bogoda wooden bridge and temple is close to Hali-ela town.The ancient rock temple, partly built into the rocks to one side of the bridge has a few old murals, a large reclining Buddha & one in Samadhi position. The rock...

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බදුල්ල කතරගම දේවාලය – Katharagama Devalaya in Badulla

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Katharagama Deavalaya was bulid by king 1 Vimaladharmasuriya in 1584. Kataragama Deavalaya is located in the town centre between King Street & Lower Street.This is the largest Deavalaya in Sri Lanka. It is 188ft long and you could see 7...

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මුතියංගන රජමහා විහාරය – Muthiyangana Buddhist Temple

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At the southern end of Badulla stands the Muthiyangana Vihara whose origins date back 5th Century BC. Buddha is believed to have visited Lanka for the third time, on the eighth year following the supreme enlightenment. King Indaka of pre-historic...

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