Religion

Gangaramaya Temple - important Buddhist temple in Colombo with a wild mix of styles
important Buddhist temple in Colombo with a wild mix of styles
Beira Lake - a green oasis in middle of a bustling city and business district
a green oasis in middle of a bustling city and business district
Sacred Quadrangle (Dalada Maluva) - a series of temples and shrines within the royal city Polonnaruwa
a series of temples and shrines within the royal city Polonnaruwa
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
Dambulla Cave -
very old Buddhist temple complex built under an overhanging rock
St. Anna's Church - passing by a full church on my way around Sri Lanka
passing by a full church on my way around Sri Lanka
Temple of the Tooth - former royal palace and old capital of the Kingdom of Sri Lanka
former royal palace and old capital of the Kingdom of Sri Lanka
Parevi Duwa - getting a Buddhist string for protection and good luck
getting a Buddhist string for protection and good luck
Matara - visiting the southernmost point of Sri Lanka, first stop of my road trip
visiting the southernmost point of Sri Lanka, first stop of my road trip
Prayer Flags - colorful banners with Buddhist blessings, mostly used in the Himalayas
colorful banners with Buddhist blessings, mostly used in the Himalayas