Sandagiri Seya (Hantana)

Not to be confused with Sandagiri Seya, Tissamaharama and Sandahiru Seya, Anuradhapura

Sandagiri Seya
Sandagiri Maha Seya (Sinhala: සඳගිරි මහ සෑය) is a modern gigantic Stupa situated on the premises of Sandagiri Maha Viharaya in Hanthana in Kandy District, Sri Lanka. The Stupa is claimed to be the largest of its kind in Kandy.

The construction work of the Stupa was started on 27 January 2017 under the guidance of Buddhist monk Gangasiripura Dhammaloka Thera. The ceremony of topping the pinnacle of the Stupa was held on 28 March 2021 and the deposition of auspicious objects was taken place on 10 September 2022.

The Stupa is 33 m (108 ft.) in height and has a girth of 100 m (328 ft.).

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This page was last updated on 11 November 2022
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