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Makara Torana – The Dragons Arch – මකර තොරණ

Makara Thorana in Varaka Valadu Viharaya in Ridi Viharaya

A description of the Makara on the Makara Torana animal appearing in the Rajawaliya (v.192) runs as follows:“The makara has the front of an elephant, and the feet of a lion, ear of a pig, the body of a fish living in water, having teeth turned inside and eyes of those of hanuman and a nice tail.”

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