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World's tallest granite Samadhi Buddha statue in Kurunegala

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A place you must visit.

Can relax our minds by visiting.Can see the power of Lord-Buddha.Should behave well as it is a... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2019
Manuja D
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Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
Amazing work of our times

We have visited this place many times from its inception. It is a not-to-be-missed place as you... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2019
ssenevi
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

Can relax our minds by visiting.Can see the power of Lord-Buddha.Should behave well as it is a temple.Can bring cameras and other stuff.Good for children. Recommended place to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Manuja D
Reviewed May 22, 2019

We have visited this place many times from its inception. It is a not-to-be-missed place as you could see how it is done. Looking at the effort made with more modern equipment, one would be able to appreciate ancient works of this type done centuries...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ssenevi
Reviewed March 10, 2019

Rambodagalla Buddha Statue is the largest rock carved seated Buddha statue in Sri Lanka. This statue is located in Monaragala Temple in Kurunegala district. Creation of this gigantic Buddha Statue was started in 2003 and took a decade to complete by artists from India. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed February 7, 2019

Recently created giant stone buddha statue . A must see place on your way to Kandy. Nearby attraction is Ridi Viharaya.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dilash D
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
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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
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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
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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
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It is tallest Granite Buddha, this is what Wiki says.
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