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Muthiyangana Temple


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MUTHIYANGANA TEMPLE


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Badulla is an ancient city located in the lower central hills of Sri Lanka. Badulla is a multinational city with the ancient Muthiyangana Temple located in its heart. The city is rising as a well-developed city in Sri Lanka with a state of the art provincial hospital and many more developments. In the 20th century Badulla was a regional hub for the British rulers. They made Badulla the capital of Uva Wellassa now famous as the Uva Province.

Nobody forgets to worship Muthiyangana if they visit arrive at Badulla town. Muthiyangana is considered as one of the "Solosmasthana" (16 sacred places) temples.

This stupa enshrines Lord Buddha's Hair and Mukthaka dathu ( His sweat turned in to pearls) for thousands of years .

Muthiyangana Maha Vihara (Main shrine room) The "Makara Thorana"(the entrance of main shrine house) is a remarkable art work. Then the Muthiyngana Stupa This is the only pagoda in Sri Lanka that has a golden fence around the stupa.

It is believed that the Lord Buddha had visited the above places during his 3rd arrival to Sri Lanka with the company of 500 enlighten ascetics. Historians say that the lord Bhuddha had stayed a while in those places practicing meditation.


 

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