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Muthiyangana Raja Maha Viharaya

Station Road, Badulla 90000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 117 7012
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Spiritual Stop

I had a very short our of Badulla as my time was limited, however this was really worth it. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ioana L
Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania
An ancient Buddha Temple dating back to first century BC

Very close the Baddula Station and on th Baddula- Bandarawela Highway is this unique ancient... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2017
Sivakumar V
Bengaluru, India
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“sacred place” (3 reviews)
“lord buddha” (7 reviews)
Station Road, Badulla 90000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 117 7012
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a very short our of Badulla as my time was limited, however this was really worth it. The temple is very important in Sri Lanka, it is believed Lord Buddha stopped here at some point. Even though it is in the city, the...More

Thank Ioana L
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Very close the Baddula Station and on th Baddula- Bandarawela Highway is this unique ancient temple, Said to be of first century BC monument this is a must-see on Srilankan tour. An exhibition, in three chambers, of the Buddhic relics and customs is found here,...More

Thank Sivakumar V
Reviewed October 23, 2017

I visited this temple on 18th Oct 17 after so many years. When you enter the temple premises itself you feel so relaxed & composed. You can worship to your hearts content without any disturbance from inside the Budumedura, Chaiththiya or the Bodhiyas. There are...More

Thank Priscilla - Lun... W
Reviewed May 17, 2017

I have been here countless times as I reside in walking distance to the temple. No words to explain the mind relaxation you get once you enter. That peacefulness, silence will free your head from all the disturbances. Situated in the heart of the town,...More

Thank Sandun N
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Very easy to reach this place by train. From railway station only walking distance. This place is very sacred place among srilankan Buddhist people. Because Lord gauthama budda had visited this place before 2500 years ago. There are 24 Budda’s bodhi trees. Ancient temple. There...More

1  Thank Prasunmed
Reviewed April 26, 2017

recently visited this temple. It is walking distance from Badulla Railway Station.Most of city Hotels. This temple is having a long history and one of the most respected temples by the Buddhist. You are not allowed to take photographs inside the shrine room.

Thank cecilratnayake
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Badulla is a small town. The only thing of interest is the Muthiyangana temple built on the place where Buddha visited in the 8th year after his enlightenment. It is a beautiful and historic temple. The whole town shuts down by 7 p.m. with only...More

Thank Balaji J
Reviewed December 30, 2016

~Peaceful place with a historic Stupa ~ Lot of Bodhiya's ~ 2 Image houses with historic paintings ~ There are several Bodhi trees where each Buddha was enlightened.

Thank Miranda Q
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

its in badulla town very close to badulla rain station..a very large buddist vihara in that town..nice place to visit

Thank Ram K
Reviewed September 14, 2016

This is a very popular place of worship among Sri Lankan Buddhist. In the middle of the Badulla town it is easier to reach.

Thank Prasad T
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