Tag: Siyambalanduwa

Monaragala Veheradivulana Archaeological Site – මොණරාගල වෙහෙරදිවුලාන නටබුන්

Steps cut in to the rock leading to the ruined stupas at the top at the Monaragala Veheradivulana Archaeological Site

An ancient temple complex going back to pre christian era hidden in the jungles on the Yala Border vandalized by treasure hunters.

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Weherahena Viharaya – වෙහෙරහේන විහාරය

Weherahena Viharaya

Weherahena ( Veherahena) is popular temple among the buddhist pilgrims. Although there is nothing of historical significance, the story of the temple is quite interesting. In addition, the temple is said be the largest and the first tunnel temple in

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Miella (Myella) Kanda Ancient Caves at Kotiyagala – මයිල්ල කන්ද ගුහාව නටබුන්

The large relining Buddha statue which haven't escaped treasure hunters Miella (Myella) Kanda Ancient Cave Temple

Take the Moneragala-Siyambalanduwa highway. Turn off at Kodayana and go up to Kotiyagala. Walk along a jungle track for six miles and you reach two large caves on the slope of a mountain called Miella kanda. This huge cave shrine

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Magul Maha Viharaya [3] – History and wilderness on road to East

Lahugala Magul Maha Viharaya

For the traveller, the ceasefire has afforded many possibilities since the roads to the North and East of the island have been thrown open to adventure and are ready to be explored. As such, in February we decided to take

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Magul Maha Viharaya – Lahugala [2]

Lahugala Magul Maha Viharaya

The day was bright and the sea a glittering turquoise blue with a strong wind sweeping over it. Some people standing on a beach saw an object shining with the rays of the sun being tossed to and fro by

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Lahugala Magul Maha Viharaya – ලාහුගල මගුල් මහා විහාරය

Lahugala Magul Maha Viharaya

Lahugala Magul Maha Viharaya is said to be built by King Kavanthissa in the 2nd Century BC on the location where the King married the pricecess Vihara Maha Devi.

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