Category Archives: History

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 »

Kingdom of Kandy (World Heritage City)

According to historical documents, Kandy was first built by King Wickramabahu (1357-1374). He built this place in the Watapuluwa area north of the present town. It is called ‘Senkadagalapura’. There is no specific reason to be named for Senkadagapura, and historians say this may have been named after the name “Senkandand”, which used to live… Read More »

Historic Tourist Destinations in Sri Lanka

We all have read that Sri Lanka was a hub in the Indian Ocean, a place unparalleled for both foreign and domestic tourists. We have all readily understood that there are many beautiful places to visit in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Sri Lanka. Trying to… Read More »