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16 sacred places (Solosmasthana ) of buddhist worship in Sri Lanka 

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Spread the loveMahiyangana Temple The story goes: The Yaksha clan was living in Mahiyangana those days. Upon listening to the Lord Buddha’s sermon, the Yakka chieftain Saman (who is now regarded as a deity) who had attained Sotapanna (the first stage of enlightenment) had requested a token from the Lord Buddha that they could worship in his absence. The Buddha …

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18 of the Sri Lanka’s Biggest Perahera Processions

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Spread the love1. Kandy Esala ( August ) Perahera Procession Buddhist Literature unveils various pageants and festivities held in great honor of Lord Buddha. The perahara pageant concept became popular during the reign of Emperor Asoka of India. Kandy Perahara pageant really pageant which displays traditional customs. Majority of them been intermingled with the Buddhist and Hindu religious customs. Yet …

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Stunning Places to See near Badulla

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Spread the loveLipton’s Seat Lipton’s Seat is one of the most important attractive places in Uva Province which is highly visited by foreign and local visitors. This is located at the highest point of the tea plantation found by Sir Thomas Lipton. The specialty of this place is, one can view from here five Districts around Badulla when the weather …

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