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World's tallest granite Samadhi Buddha statue in Kurunegala

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Amazing Creation of our time .🙏🙏🙏!!!

Visit and worship ...you will be amazed too.no words to describe feelings. Such a beautiful... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
313ayeshp
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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amazing statue

This is a very quite place. Amazing statue which was build recently & the work was excellent. must... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
lakshansilva
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Ja Ela, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Visit and worship ...you will be amazed too.no words to describe feelings. Such a beautiful creation. Thank you for everybody who behind this greatest effort.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 313ayeshp
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This is a very quite place. Amazing statue which was build recently & the work was excellent. must see place in this area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lakshansilva
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Good place to visit. Visit the place with piety to worship. Lord buddha statue is solely made of stone and it is the largest samadhi statue.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lasantha-j85
Reviewed February 4, 2018

This Buddha statue is nearly 30 km away from Kurunegala town and reachable in 40 minutes by scooter or even faster by car on very good newly built road. There is a old Buddhist temple and the statue across it with pond in front. Small...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Seganart
Reviewed January 12, 2018

We visited this huge statue, situated at Moneragala temple in Rambodagalla, early morning at sunrise on 4th January 2018. The statue had been carved from an existing rock. It is simply beautiful !! The surroundings were serene and quiet. There was an offering to the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Seevali D
Reviewed December 24, 2017

Even though you expect the same atmosphere like at Anuradhapura or Polonnaruwa, this place is just turning in to ruins. The statue looks somewhat not in the same category of other statues like "Samadhi" or "Gal Vihara" but a good attempt though. Elders/disabled has no...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Suranga R
Reviewed November 23, 2017

nice place to visite if you around kurunegala. free to visite not many people there nice scenary ; good location for people who are into phografy nature. statues, temple<; litle monks.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 19, 2017

Beautiful and extraordinary - remember to remove your shoes and don't turn your back on Budda!. Worth arriving to see the ceremony.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank richard L
Reviewed October 3, 2017

This huge seated Buddha statue was conceived by some wealthy devotees as a compensatory act after the demolition of the Bamiyan statues in Afghanistan by the ISIS. It has been carved out of the rock by an Indian sculptor, and is located in Rombodagalla, Ridheegama,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Max J
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Still the surrounding is on construction, but the statue is completed. One of the best statues in the island. Donations are really be helpful to complete the minor works.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Charith B
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It is tallest Granite Buddha, this is what Wiki says.
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