Polonnaruwa Vatadage

Travel guide: An ancient agrarian powerhouse – Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka

Located at close quarters of Mahaweli Ganga, Sri Lanka’s longest river which flows towards the natural harbor at Trincomalee, Polonnaruwa had been an important settlement long before it became the capital of second Sinhalese Kingdom. During the reign of Raja Raja … Continue reading Travel guide: An ancient agrarian powerhouse – Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka

Tallest Stupa in ancient world: Jethawanaramaya Dagoba | Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

The ancient city of Anuradhapura is a UNESCO world heritage site and has several magnificent monuments which includes some of the tallest structures of ancient world:  Jetavanaramaya Dagoba, Ruwanwelisaya Dagoba and Abhayagiri Dagoba. The first 2 are close to each … Continue reading Tallest Stupa in ancient world: Jethawanaramaya Dagoba | Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka