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Ranagala Ambalama – රෑනගල අම්බලම

Ranagala Ambalama - රෑනගල අම්බලම

Ranagala (Renagala) has been a popular ancient cross road connecting Siriwardhanapura, Anuradhapura, Kurunegala and Kandy. One proof of the importance of this is the ancient Ambalama at Ranagala. This Ambalama lies on the edge of a large paddy field in Ranagala and about 500 meters before the popular Rangala Rajamaha Viharaya.

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Panavitiya Ambalama – පනාවිටිය අම්බලම

Panavitiya Ambalama

The Panavitiya ambalama has been dated to the 18th century. It is believed that the ambalama may have stood as a rest hall enroute to an ancient foot path leading from Dambadeniya to Kurunegala and Yapahuwa.

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Humbuluwa Raja Maha Viharaya – හුම්බුළුව රජමහා විහාරය

Humbuluwa Raja Maha Viharaya

Humbuluwa Raja Maha Viharaya is believed be constructed by the Queen Anula, daughter of King Aggabodhi. The main image house is built inside  a large rock cave. Location: Humbuluwa belongs to the Kurunegala District. The Humbuluwa Junction is on the

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