Paranapansalwatta Archaeological Site – Dehiattakandiya – දෙහිඅත්තකන්ඩිය පරණ පන්සල්වත්ත පුරාවිද්යා භූමිය
The ruins of the ancient Buddhist monastery which lies in the area known as Paranapansalwatta in Muwapetigewela was declared as a protected archaeological monument by the Gazette issued on 10th October 2014, and describes the location of as follows ;
“Ancient Buddhist monastery complex with places containing ruins of buildings including stone pillars at the place of (Latitude 07º 41′ 42.5” N and longitude 081º 06′ 33.4” E) called Parana Pansal watta in Muwapetigewela village situated in Grama Niladhari Division No. 142/N, Kadirapura in the Divisional Secretary’s Division Dehiaththakandiya in Ampara District in Eastern Province.”
Map of Dehiattakandiya Paranapansalwatta Archaeological Site
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Travel Directions to Dehiattakandiya Paranapansalwatta Archaeological Site
Route from Dehiattakandiya to Paranapansalwatta Archaeological Site
|Through : Dehihattakandiya – Aralaganwila Road|
Distance : 11 km
Travel time : 20 minutes.
Time to spent : 1 hour
Driving directions : see on google map