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Sacred Temple

The Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara is one of the most sacred worshipping places of the Buddhists of Sri... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
RanmalF
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Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
A once a year festival at Kelaniya Buddhist temple

The Duruthu Maha Perahera is a must see. Held over 3 days it is a grand new moon celebration at... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2017
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“Sacred Temple”
Jan 11, 2017
“A once a year festival at Kelaniya Buddhist temple”
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara is one of the most sacred worshipping places of the Buddhists of Sri Lanka since it is a site made hallowed by the visit of Lord Buddha. In the past Kelaniya itself was a large city and the Kelani Raja...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2017

The Duruthu Maha Perahera is a must see. Held over 3 days it is a grand new moon celebration at Kelaniya. More than 50 elephants parade with dancers, musicians, acrobats and holy relics. Seating in a grandstand position can be purchased for RS1,500 and is...More

Thank Joy B
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