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Waduwawa Bambaragala Ancient Temple

We drove Kurunegala Road up to Alawwa to visit the Waduwawa Bambaragala ancient Temple. It is believed that Buddha subjugated Alawaka yakkha at this place. The temple has a rock... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 January 2014
Dhanu W
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2014

We drove Kurunegala Road up to Alawwa to visit the Waduwawa Bambaragala ancient Temple. It is believed that Buddha subjugated Alawaka yakkha at this place. The temple has a rock cave and Buddha statues and other statues inside the cave temple. There is a stair case to Climb to the top of the Rock. Beautiful scenery from the peak far... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2012

We had a chance to visit Bambaragala Rajamaha Viharaya in our recent trip to Sri Lanka. It is a temple having a history that is going back to a couple of centuries BC. You should go and see it as it has many rock caves and stone inscriptions which we were unable to see as we were in a hurry... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2012

We were staying at the Victoria Golf Club, which is a fantastic place but in the middle of nowhere - we drove a couple of miles back towards Digana & Kandy looking for somewhere to eat, the 1st place was the Lion Dens (they also do budget accommodation)- the owner turned out to be very helpful and had spent half... More 

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