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Seema Malaka Temple

Sir James Pieris Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 327084
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Sir James Pieris Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

The temple on a small island in Beira Lake is an abode of tranquility. It was peaceful when we went in the twilight one evening; the chanting was mesmerising

Thank bhavs
Reviewed September 30, 2016

A nice place to visit in Colombo. Very Near to Gangarama temple. You can spend some time here. Very calm place in the heart of the city.

Thank Yashwantpandey
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Its a Calm place, a temple built on the lake in a middle of city, good place to spend couple of minutes and many postures of Lord buddha in the temple. Not a must visit place, if you are nearby just spend couple of minutes.

Thank saurabhnandwani
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Entrance fee is 300 rupees. In the temple, you can have a sit down and meditate ( here a quite a lot of car sounds from the road next to it) or you can just walk around the temple and take some really nice pictures...More

Thank Živa J
Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is very calm temple with a nice view. This temple is in the middle of the lake. Ticket is needed to visit the inside of the temple.

Thank DipanwitaSng
Reviewed August 18, 2016

I was really intrigue by the temple when I did my research. However, when I arrived I had very bad experience that made me changed my mind. Upon arrival, I was trying to take a picture before I bought the entrance ticket to enter. However,...More

3  Thank WK S
Reviewed August 11, 2016

The place has a nice view in the evening, just after sunset. A small temple that takes hardly 15mins to see.

2  Thank Armish N
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Just next to Gangaramaya temple. It's is very small temple with a small pagoda. However you have to pay SL Rs. 300 as you are a foreigner. Just one specialty of this place is you have many statues of Lord Buddha. Thats it.....but worth to...More

Thank Rajbothra
Reviewed August 6, 2016

'Seema Malakaya' is a Buddhis temple and a meditation center situated on a man made island on the Beira lake in Colombo - Sri Lanka. There are Buddha statues in various poses on the surrounding wall and model of Lord Buddha's footstep made in marble....More

Thank Vijit W
Reviewed July 30, 2016

A very popular temple adjacent to the Gangarama Temple and the Beira lake and walk ways . A special Buddhist Perahera with decorated elephants and traditional dancers parades the streets in this area in February , organized well by the Temple . there are FRestaurants...More

1  Thank priyadarshi2016
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