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Maligawila Buddha Statue, Buttala

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  • The Maligawila Buddha statue is located close to the village of Maligawila between Okkampitiya and Maligavila. It has been carved from a single large limestone rock, and is considered to be the talles...  more »
  • This is not a touristy place but very much part of the history of Sri Lanka. Our driver, Mr. Hetti, from Hetti Tours knew how to get there and once there we walked about a kilometer or two through a b...  more »
  • Travelling by car, the Driver/guide suggested a stop here. The standing Buddha is impressive in size, and the site is attractive and well maintained. There seems to be a steady flow of pilgrims stoppi...  more »
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  • Ancient Buddha statue. this was fully covered with the forest 30 years back. Views are Great.... Absolutely beautiful place.. Spiritual feel will there all over...
  • ancient buddha statue. thia was fully coered with the forest 30 years back. Then the srilankan government have repaired it and gave the covers to protect these ancient place.
  • Very nice historical area.Around lot of invisible powers.
  • The natural beauty I saw ten years back has vanished. Maligawila has become a business place. The blare of loudspeakers is deafening. I will never go there again...
  • Ancient statue of Lord Buddha. It has been carved during King Aggabodhi's period. - 7th century.