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Siyambala Wewa Destination Guide

Discover Siyambala Wewa in Sri Lanka!

Siyambala Wewa in the region of North Central is a town located in Sri Lanka - some 100 mi (or 160 km) North of Colombo, the country's capital.

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Local time in Siyambala Wewa is now 07:10 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Welankulama, Walakkadawala, Waduressagama, Trincomalee, Tirappane or Sinny Kulam. When in this area, you might want to check out Waragodayagama, Taranewa, Talawa, Siyambala Wewa, Ratmalgahawewa and Anuradhapura as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Sri Lanka - 2 - Colombo - Pinnawela Elep...

14:50 min ( March 06, 2011 by Roel van Deursen)
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Stadstour Colombo, bezoek aan Hindoestaanse tempel en Boeddhistische Bogoda . Lunch bij Delifrance. Daarna bezoek aan de Kerk van de Verenigde Oostindische compagnie (VOC). Dan de natuur in, een boott...

Discovering the Lost City Jamieparkins's...

02:38 min ( December 08, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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The Cradle of Sri Lankan Buddhism Whitew...

02:38 min ( December 14, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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The Ancient Cities (Cultural Triangle) S...

02:20 min ( December 04, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Interesting facts about this location

Ruwanwelisaya

The Ruwanmalisaya is a stupa in Sri Lanka, considered a marvel for its architectural qualities and sacred to many Buddhists all over the world. It was built by King Dutugemunu c. 140 B.C. , who became lord of all Sri Lanka after a war in which the Chola King Elara, was defeated. It is also known as Mahathupa, Swarnamali Chaitya, \tSuvarnamali Mahaceti and Rathnamali Dagaba.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.28, 80.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Sri Lanka, Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka, History of Sri Lanka, Stupas in Anuradhapura, Stupas in Sri Lanka

Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi

Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi is a Sacred Fig tree in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. It is said to be the southern branch from the historical Bodhi tree Sri Maha Bodhi at Bodh Gaya in India under which Lord Buddha attained Enlightenment. It was planted in 288 BC, and is the oldest living human-planted tree in the world with a known planting date. Today it is one of the most sacred relics of the Buddhists in Sri Lanka and respected by Buddhists all over the world.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.28, 80.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Anuradhapura, Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Buddhist art and culture, Buddhist pilgrimages, Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka, History of Buddhism, History of Sri Lanka, Individual trees

SLAF Anuradhapura

SLAF Anuradhapura is a Sri Lanka Air Force base located near the ancient city of Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka.

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Located at 8.28, 80.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Sri Lanka, Buildings and structures in North Central Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Air Force bases

Thuparamaya

Thuparamaya is a dagoba in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. It is a Buddhist sacred place of veneration. Mahinda Thera, an envoy sent by King Ashoka himself introduced Theravada Buddhism and also chetiya worship to Sri Lanka. At his request King Devanampiyatissa built Thuparamaya in which was enshrined the collarbone of the Buddha. It is considered to be the first dagaba built in Sri Lanka following the introduction of Buddhism.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.28, 80.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka, History of Sri Lanka, Stupas in Anuradhapura, Stupas in Sri Lanka

Jetavanaramaya

The Jetavanaramaya is a stupa, located in the ruins of Jetavana Monastery in the sacred world heritage city of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. King Mahasena (273-301 AD) initiated the construction of the stupa following the destruction of Mahavihara. His son Maghavanna I completed the construction of the stupa. A part of a sash or belt tied by the Buddha is believed to be the relic that is enshrined here.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.28, 80.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Anuradhapura, Archaeological sites in Sri Lanka, Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka, History of Sri Lanka, Stupas, Stupas in Anuradhapura, Stupas in Sri Lanka