Category Archives: Historical Places

Eight of the World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka

Just ask someone to ask a question: What is the similarity between the Dambulla cave temple, the Great Pyramid of Giza and the great barrier in Australia? When asked this, many people think that they are preparing to make a bad joke. Because most of us think that a cave temple in our country can… Read More »

Historical Background of Kuragala Aranya Senasanaya

A cave forest cave with a Brahmi inscription with Kuragala and Patuanggala caves belonging to the Thanjantenna Grama Seva Division of the Balangoda Divisional Secretariat in the Sabaragamuwa Province. He was sacrificed to the bhikkhus by the elite elders for longer than four caves. The topographic maps number 05 in the maps of Uggal Kalthota… Read More »

Historical Katharagama Kiri Vehera sacred area

Based on historical, religious, social and other reasons, there are 16 Buddhist shrines in our country. These are called “Solosmasthana” Kataragama Kirivehera is one of the most popular places in Sri Lanka. At present, there are three main features of the temple complex known as Kiriwehera. These are the Kirivehera stupa, the rituals of the… Read More »

Tourist places around the Central Province, Sri Lanka

Horton Plains Located in Nuwara Eliya, Central Province, it is a very attractive tourist destination. Horton Plains, a 3100-hectare, wet zone evergreen evergreen forest, is located at a height of 2,100-2,300 meters above sea level. This aquatic environment provides aquatic ecosystems. Horton Plains, a water catchment area of ​​Mahaweli, Kelani and Walawe, provide Belihul Oya,… Read More »