Archives: Places

Places in to visit in around Kandy City, Sri Lanka.

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Naga Vimanaya Viharaya

Small but beautiful old Viharaya known as Naga Vimanaya,

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Suduhumpala Rajamaha Viharaya – Suduhumpola, Kandy

The Suduhumpola Viharaya is situated in Deiyannewela or the "rice field of the gods".

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Nittawela Viharaya

This temple which accommodated venerable Valivita Saranankara in his educational…

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Pillaiyar Kovil

This holy place was founded during the early times of British rule when the Bogambara…

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Maha Maluwa

Maha Maluwa at beginning was a land belonging to the Maha Vasala. (Royal Palace)

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Suriyagoda Viharaya

This Viharaya consists of a Pilima-ge – an image house, and a Stupa.

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Pattini Devale – Yalegoda

A small but beautiful Devale with a painted doorway belonging to the late Kandyan period.

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Vegiriya Devale

The temple of Vegiriya has both a Viharaya and a Devalaya, within a cave separated by…

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Simhapitiya Viharaya

This place appears to have flourished during the times of the Gampola kings. The two…

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Niyamgampaya Viharaya

The temple traces its history back to an early period. Mahavamsa, Chulavamsa, Sinhala…