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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ඇඩිශම් බංගලාව – Benedictine Monastery of Addhisham

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A few kilometres from Haputale in Colombo – Kandy road is Benedictine monastery of Addhisham. The garden is home to blue magpies, paradise flycatchers, green barbets, brilliant orange plumaged mini-verts hornbills, golden orioles & a host of other bird life....

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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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