Synonyms for viharaya or Related words with viharaya
Examples of "viharaya"
Prominent Buddhist temples in Kurunegala include Athkanda Raja Maha
, Ibbagala Raja Maha
, Angangala cave temple, Wilbawa Purana
. An ancient replica of Buddha's footprint that is found on the summit of Sri Pada (Adam’s Peak), a little dagoba and some paintings depicting the Buddha and his disciples can be seen at the Ibbagala Raja Maha
The Raja Maha Vihara terrace includes Piriniwan Manchakaya, Raja Maha
(New Vihara), Naga
, Pond, Rock Inscription (12 Century), Lamp Post and Diyagoda Etha
. The new vihara had been renovated around 1918. The rock inscription giving the ancient name of Mulkirigala as Muhundgiri.
After the establishment of Buddha Sasana in Sri Lanka, major Buddhist monasteries such as Anuradhapura Maha
and Mihintale Raja Maha
were established in the North central region of the country while Tissamaharama Raja Maha
and Sithulpawwa Rajamaha
were established in the Southern region.
, also known as Kegalla Siri Mahindodaya Piriwen
is one of oldest temples in Kegalle. It is located at the centre of the town.
Main Station - Mūla Maha
There are a number of other historical places around the village apart from Panamure Eth Gala including Maduwanwela Walawwa, Kawanthissa Rajamaha
, and Walalgoda Tampita Raja Maha
This is also called Japanese Sama
Agurukaramulla Raja Maha
(Bodhirajaramaya) is a famous Buddhist temple bringing Buddhists from all over Sri Lanka to Negombo every year. Abhayasekararamaya temple (Podipansala), Sri Sudarshanaramaya, Dutugamunu
and Asapuwa are famous Buddhist temples in the city.
A number of paintings related to angampora are found at Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka. These include Embekka Devalaya, Gadaladeniya Rajamaha
, Temple of the Tooth, Saman Devalaya (Ratnapura) and Lankathilaka Rajamaha
is a well known Buddhist temple located in Ampitiya.
Medawachchiya there four main roads to Horopathana; roads go to 08 km Ralapanawa village in buduras
Within Bothale Ihalagama is Sri Ghotabhaya Rajamaha
. Built by King Ghotabhaya, it is one of Sri Lankan's oldest temples.
contains many Kandy era wall paintings based on Jataka stories, such as Wessanthara, Telapatta and Shivi.
This port gradually faded in importance while port Mahathiththa/ Mahathota/ Mantota (now Mantai) located at the mouth of Malvatu oya developed as a key intersection of sea-routes and the Dambakola Patuna
was lost in time. The Great Chronicle of Sri Lanka, the Mahavamsa and Samanthapaasasdika mention pilgrims coming from "Yonaka" country to Jambukola to worship the Jambukola
in the ancient times.
It was established by king Buwanekabahu IV, he is said to be the son of Sawulu Vijayabahu. During this time, a Tourist named Iban bathutha came to Sri Lanka and wrote a book about it. The Gadaladeniya
is the main building made in the Gampola Kingdom period. The Lankatilaka
is also a main building built in Gampola.
This consists of a rock inscription, Raja Maha
, tombs, Seemamalakaya, Monastery and Paduma Rahath
, which has a large reclining Buddha image. There is also a small painted pagoda found inside the cave. Additionally an information centre has been established in this terrace.
The story of the revival of Bellanwila
is closely linked with Attidiya, a village adjoining Bellanwila. This sacred place was abandoned after the Portuguese invasion of the country’s coastal areas. It was rediscovered by an adventurous monk known as Thengodagedara Hamuduruwo, who is said to be the founder of Galauda
The temple on the Denawaka and Kehelbaddala river basin was called Dronawakka
during the reign of King Vijayabahu I. The Nampotha (a book written in the Kandy period about important Buddhist centers) mentions this temple in its 203rd entry as Denawaka
, now known as Aramunapola
. This latest renaming is credited to monks who arrived from Arammanadesh in Myanmar. The Pelmadulla divisional secretariat was established according to the sixth chapter of the Boundary Determination Act (no 22/1955) which was issued in 1955, as an assistant government agent division. Since then, the region has seen a marked increase in Grama Niladhari divisions:
The king added more stories to the Lovamahapaya constructed by King Dutugamunu, turning it into a seven story building. and renovated the stupa in Muthiyangana Raja Maha
One of Sri Lanka's largest kaolin deposits is in Boralesgamuwa. The Bellanwila Rajamaha
is very close to the Boralesgamuwa town.
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