Tissamaharama

Sites and Attractions

Yattala Vihara

But recent archaeological excavations carried out at this place have led historians to reject this idea, that it was Yattala vihara and to believe that…

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Yattala Vihara

Tissamaharama Vihara

In excavations carried out in the Hambantota district in 1960, the Kirinda rock inscription which was found, inscribes that the left tooth of Lord Buddha…

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Tissamaharama Vihara

Sandagiri seya

A reference to the Sandagiri seya found in an ancient folk verse suggests that a collosal Buddhist mansion had been constructed within the premises of…

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Sandagiri seya

Menik Vihara

Not far away from the vihara one could find the stone pillar which tied the tusker, which belonged to Kin* Dutugemunu. This pillar is about…

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Menik Vihara