The Ridi Viharaya or the Ridhi(Silver) Temple Theravada Buddhist Temple in Ridigama, Sri Lanka. Built during the reign of Dutthagamani of Anuradhapura, this temple is considered as the place where the silver lupus was supplied to complete the Ruwanvelisaya. According to the Mahavamsa and Tupavansa chronicles, the Ridi Viharaya complex was built because it helped […]
Yapahuwa’s Rock Fortress is located in the North-Western Province of Sri Lanka. It lies approximately between Kurunegala and Anuradhapura in the southeast of Mahawa. The original name of this Buddhist heritage was Yapawwa, but now it is called Yapahuawa. In the late 13th century (1273–1284), Yapahuwa served as the capital of Sri Lanka. Built on […]
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