Samadhi Statue, Anuradhapura

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  • When visiting that area is not to lose the opportunity to contemplate the figure. This statue for your size, importance, significance and antiquity deserves prominence and attention.
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  • An amazingly important statue in either religious or a sculpture perspective. The Samadhi Buddha statue reflects the peaceful state of the mind while showing the skills of the craftman who created the...  more »
  • Supposed to be the most exquisite Buddha image found in Sri Lanka. It is sculptured in Gupta style and belongs to the period between 5 - 6 centuries A.D. Probably this image may have been gilt and stu...  more »
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  • Regarded as a masterpiece among the many Lord Buddha statues spreaded through out the island. Standing infront of the statue will bring peace to your mind.
  • Truly magnificent talent of stone carving soo peaceful and calms you down when you look at the statue. As a buddhist i am grateful to the ancient artist for his greatest creation as even many centuries later people like me feel so humble
  • Lord Buddha's Statue created by ancient Stone workers. It's amazing how they did this kind of work for the hard rocks.
  • One of very nice Budda Stupa renaming in Sri Lanka.
  • A unique statue representing the Lord Buddha and considered to be a sacred religious monuments of the country.

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Where to stay in Anuradhapura

Hotels and guesthouses lie scattered around Anuradhapura, and accommodations tend to concentrate in a green neighborhood between the main street and Nuwara Wewa irrigation tank. Mid-range hotels near the tank also have swimming pools. Budget travelers should explore the numerous family-run guesthouses, where you can negotiate the price. You can always accept the offer by your rickshaw driver for a basic room at a reasonable rate.
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