Tissamaharama

Sites and Attractions

Menik Vihara

Menik vihara is situated 2 km away from Tissamaharama and 1/2 km away from the Debarawewa Junction. This is said to have been built by…

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Menik Vihara

Sandagiri Seya

Sandagiri Seya can be seen about a mile (1.6 km) away from Tissawewa, in close proximity to Tissamaharama vihara. It is regarded as one of…

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Sandagiri Seya

Tissamaharama Vihara

Tissamaharama Vihara takes pride of place among all the Buddhist places of worship in Ruhuna. Mahawamsa states that it was built by King Kawantissa. It…

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Tissamaharama Vihara

Yattala Vihara

Yattala vihara is located by the main road between Debarawewa and Tissamaharama. It is said that this was built by "Yuwa Raja" (Deputy King) Mahanaga,…

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Yattala Vihara