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Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya
Ancient

Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya

Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya – It is no secret that the Hela artist has been specializing in Buddha statues to bring light to the hearts of the people. This is evident when we observe ancient statues and statues scattered throughout Sri Lanka. Various reports and books show that not only us but also foreigners have been impressed by the creations of …

Saman devalaya
Ancient

Saman Devalaya

Sabaragamuwa Maha Saman Devalaya is situated on a high ground near the Kalu River on the left side of the main road, three kilometers from Ratnapura on the Ratnapura-Panadura main road. The shrine was built by King Aryakamadeva on the orders of King Parakumba II of the Dambadeni era. The Saman Devala, which was renovated during the reigns of Sri …

Aluvihare
Ancient

Aluviharaya

Matale Aluvihara, located in Gampaha District, Matale District in the Central Province is a very important place of religious, cultural, historical and archaeological importance. During the reign of King Walagamba in the 1st century BC, the Tripitaka Buddhism became the pinnacle of the Buddhist world. The archeological value of Aluvihara has been found in historical texts such as the Dipavamsa, …

Dalada Perahera
Ancient

Dalada Perahera Festival

The Dalada Perahera is one of the most traditional and traditional festivals in Sri Lanka. This festival is organized by the Dalada Maligawa and the Asgiriya / Malwathu Maha Viharaya. The most popular part of the Esala Festival is the Randoli Perahera. This festival has become a unique symbol of Sri Lanka. This is a Buddhist festival consisting of dancing …

Dambulla Viharaya
Ancient

Dambulla Rajamaha Viharaya

Dambulla Rajamaha Viharaya is a temple located in Matale District in the central region of Sri Lanka. The site is located 148 km northeast of Colombo and 72 km north of Kandy. The rock rises 160 m above the surrounding plains. There are more than 80 documented caves around it. The main attractions are the five caves, which contain statues …

Sri Dalada Maligawa
Ancient

Sri Dalada Maligawa

The Sri Dalada Maligawa is the Dalada Maligawa where the Tooth Relic of the Buddha is placed. The present Maligawa is located in Kandy, Sri Lanka. Sri Dalada Maligawa was first built by King Wimala dharmasooriya (1592 – 1604). The Sri Dalada Maligawa which he built was destroyed by the Portuguese invaders. The present old two-storied palace was built by …

Ambecca Devale
Ancient Sceneric

Ambecca Devale

It was built by King Vikramabahu III during the 14th century Gampola Dynasty. The most famous are the wood carvings. It is believed by many that King Wickremabahu the late Queen Henrikada Biso Bandara Devi was the instigator of this shrine. The poem ‘Ambeke Varnavana’ describes the construction of the temple. Image Source:https://www.pinterest.com/

The Temple of Gadaladeniya
Ancient

The Temple of Gadaladeniya

Another unique temple located in the Kandy district. This temple is considered as the complete stone temple in present day Sri Lanka. Built during the reign of King Buwanekabahu IV, the temple is said to have been built in the South Indian architectural masterpiece by a Ganesha king. The basic architectural and architectural features of this place resemble the South …

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