Friday, July 9, 2021

Kandekumbura Ambalama

Kandekumbura Ambalama
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The Kandekumbura Ambalama is an old wayside rest situated in Kandekumbura in Kandy District, Sri Lanka. 

Ambalamas are traditional resting places built by locals to accommodate wayfarers who were travelling to distant places. The Kandehumbura Ambalama is said to have been built by a person named Galpatigedara Kiripuncha on 1 March 1938 (Dasanayaka, 2018).

1) Dasanayaka, R., 2018. Ambalama saha samajaya (In Sinhala). S. Godage & Brothers.  p.110.

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