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This ancient site is believed to house the collarbone of the Buddha.
Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

That is a small and very beautiful religious place called stupa of the thuparamaya.that is a most valuable asset of the historical kingdom of anuradhapura

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank sherry_dissa
Reviewed July 16, 2019

Thuparamaya is small stupsa but it is the first Buddhist temple in Sri Lanka. It was constructed in, dating back to the reign of King Devanampiya Tissa (247-207 BC).

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 29, 2019

Thuparama Dagoba is one of the smallest dagobas but it is apparently the oldest of the dagobas. It is a fascinating place to visit and is busy with worshippers and full of life as a result.I suggest that you have socks with you as if...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 11, 2019

Visited Thuparama during a cycle tour of the various dagobas in Anuradhapure. Thuparama is one of the smaller dagobas in town but it's the most fascinating as it's one of the most popular places of worship in Anuradhapura (unlike many of the others) and is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Hannah T
Reviewed March 11, 2019

Thuparama is a relatively smaller "Stupa" of many in the ancient city of Anuradhapura with a well known history of over 2400 years. The specialty of this is the stone pillars located around it indicating the existence of a timber structure to act as a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 31, 2019

The Dagoba of Thuparama is one of the smaller but still impressive Dagobas in the sacred city. It's one of the few in this area which is still used as a holy place and temple. While you're here for admiring the beauty of this Dagoba,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank triptip-me
Reviewed January 17, 2019

One of the smaller dagobas it is still an active site of worship unlike some of the larger historic dagobas so actually had more people here than at what I would have considered the more impressive sites, but that's because most people here were locals...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

The columns standing around the stupa are what remain of the ancient building first built here. I didnt think ahead, and visited in the middle of the day, when the stone is hot hot hot. My feet didnt feel very good when I put my...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

The Thuparama is the first stupa built in Sri Lanka after the introduction of Buddhism, and it was built during the reign of King Devanampiya Tissa (about 300 BC) to enshrine the right collar bone of Buddha. Originally it was in the shape of a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank worldnomad_01
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the old Buddhist temple here. The Dagoba is surrounded by old pillars.This is beautiful temple you need about half an hour here.

Date of experience: November 2018
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