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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
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
Sigiriya - ruins of an ancient royal capital city on a granite Lion's rock
ruins of an ancient royal capital city on a granite Lion's rock
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
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
Jokhang Temple - the most sacred Buddhist temple and monastery in all of Tibet
the most sacred Buddhist temple and monastery in all of Tibet