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Niyamgampaya Vihara : Seven-storey building to protect Sacred Tooth Relic

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Gampola, situated on the bank of the river Mahaweli, is considered an important area with historical remains. According to the Brahmi inscriptions discovered from areas such as Raja Ela and Vegiriya, Gampola had been inhabited by the Aryan settlers from

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Niyamgampaya Rajamaha Viharaya in Gampola – නියංගම්පාය රජමහා විහාරය

Gampola Niyamgampaya Rajamaha Viharaya

Gampola Niyamgampaya Rajamaha Viharaya is situated at Mariyawattha on the road from Gampola to Nawalapitiya. The origin of the temple is not very clear but according to historical documents it can be assumed that this temple has been in existence since the early Christian Era.

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