History

Nissankamalla - one of many Sri Lankan Kings with a special thing for architecture
one of many Sri Lankan Kings with a special thing for architecture
Parakramabahu - last Sri Lankan King to unite and rule the small island in Polonnaruwa
last Sri Lankan King to unite and rule the small island in Polonnaruwa
Polonnaruwa - ruined royal capital of the second ancient Kingdom of Sri Lanka
ruined royal capital of the second ancient Kingdom of Sri Lanka
Anuradhapura - ancient capital of the Sri Lankan kingdom with many ruins and relics
ancient capital of the Sri Lankan kingdom with many ruins and relics
Abayagiriya Stupa -
early Buddhist monastery in a royal city, lasting for one millennia
Mihintale - the birth place of Buddhism in Sri Lanka on a mountain peak
the birth place of Buddhism in Sri Lanka on a mountain peak
Lhasa Great Mosque - randomly stumbling upon a mosque on my stroll through Lhasa
randomly stumbling upon a mosque on my stroll through Lhasa
Kyichu Lhakhang - one of Bhutan's oldest Buddhist temples built by a Tibetan King
one of Bhutan's oldest Buddhist temples built by a Tibetan King
Chimi Lhakhang - fighting evil spirits with erected phallus symbols in Bhutan
fighting evil spirits with erected phallus symbols in Bhutan
Punakha Dzong - Bhutan's 2nd oldest dzong and former seat of the Government
Bhutan's 2nd oldest dzong and former seat of the Government