Konwewa Bodhianganaramaya Tampita Viharaya
Konwewa Bodhianganaramaya Viharaya is located 11 km from Daladagama (Padeniya-Galgamuwa road) in the Kurunegala District. 5.2 km From Daladagama you need to travel 5.2 km past Yapahuwa to reach the Konwewa village.
Tampita Vihara was a popular architectural feature during the Kandyan kingdom where the temple was built on a platform which was held on an array of pillars, mostly stone.
Tampita Viharaya at Konwewa Bodhianganaramaya is built on 17 stone pillars 43 cm high. A circumambulating path runs around the image house. It is one meter wide in front, 61 cm wide on both sides and 58 cm wide at the rear. 0.79 m wide in the same direction. The image house is 2.67 × 2.31 meters in size and the building is 4.75 × 3.91 meters in size.
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Traveling Directions to Konwewa Bodhianganaramaya Tampita Viharaya
|From Padeniya to Konwewa Bodhianganaramaya Tampita Viharaya|
|Though : Daladagama|
Distance : 32 km
Travel time : 40 mins
Time to Spend : about 30 minutes
Driving directions : see on Google Map