Thursday, 28 April 2022

Kadamba Veheragala Viharaya

Kadamba Veheragala Sri Purvarama Raja Maha Viharaya (Sinhala: කඩම්බා වෙහෙරගල ශ්‍රී පූර්වාරාම රජමහා විහාරය) is a Buddhist temple situated near Karambe village in Kurunegala District, Sri Lanka.

History
Archaeological evidence of an ancient Stupa such as the remnants of a Yupa (2.66 m) and Chatra stones have been unearthed from this site (Mendis et al., 2019). However, the site where this Stupa was located has not been identified yet (Mendis et al., 2019). An Asana (2.8 x 1.3 m) and a Siri Pathul Gala have also been discovered from the temple premises (Mendis et al., 2019).

References
1) Mendis, D.T.; Wijepala, W.M.T.B.; Harshajith, D.M.N., 2019. දැදුරු ඔය සහ මී ඔය අතර කලාපයේ පුරාවිද්‍යාත්මක ස්ථාන පිළිබඳ මූලික විමර්ශනයක්. මධ්‍ය දැදුරු ඔය හා මී ඔය නිම්නයේ ජනාවාස පුරාවිද්‍යාව. Research and Publication Fund, Rajarata University Of Sri Lanka. ISBN: 978-955-0189-14-1.pp.33-103.
 
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This page was last updated on 28 April 2022
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