Dambulla Rajamaha Viharaya – Dambulla Cave Temple otherwise called The Golden Temple is a hallowed and significant Buddhist sanctuary that is situated in Dambulla, Sri Lanka. This imperial stone sanctuary is a world legacy site (1991) arranged in the Central piece of the nation. This sanctuary principally comprises five separate caverns contain around 150 Buddha statues and rock works of art. This is one of Sri Lanka’s generally significant and one of a kind strict expressions. On the off chance that you are venturing out to Central Part of the nation, Dambulla Cave Temple(Dambulla Rajamaha Viharaya) is an absolute necessity to visit the place.
Caverns of Dambulla sanctuary were involved in early occasions for Buddhist strict exercises. It is accepted that Dambulla Cave Temple has been a position of love since the first century BC. This is the timeframe when King Valagamba (Also, known as Vattagamini Abaya), had been ousted from Anuradhapura Kingdom and took cover here.
At the point when he recovered his position of authority, he had planned the inside of the caverns and went it to a superb sanctuary to show his thankfulness for his protected spot. Further artistic creations were included by later Kings. Ruler Keerthi Sri Nissanka Malla has contributed parcel to correct these works of art and statues and he named this spot as “Ran Giri” (Golden Rock)
At the point when you enter the sanctuary you can see the gigantic Golden Buddha statue in the sanctuary. Perspective on this Buddha statue with the blue sky is eminent. As you go in, there are two stone staircases. One is gone to the Golden Buddha Statue and the other one is made a beeline for the stone caverns. it is smarter to love Buddha first and afterward visit caverns.
Be careful. There are loads of monkeys right now. Along these lines, don’t take any nourishment or blossoms outside. They most likely come to get these on the off chance that they see them. Appreciate the practices of these animals. In the event that you don’t do any mischief to them, they will never hurt you. What they need is just something to eat.