World's tallest granite Samadhi Buddha statue in Kurunegala, Kurunegala

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  • A great monument carved in stone, located in Monaragala Temple (Rambadagalla Viharaya). What is so important is it's not just a cement sculpture, but carved into a big granite stone. However this plac...  more »
  • I recommend you not to visit this place on a holiday. It will ruin your mood as loads of people visit this place. This place is a ancient buddhist monastery but the crowd jumble the serenity. Visit th...  more »
  • The buddha is 88 ft high and that's about all one can say about this monolith atop the Ethagala or elephant rock looking down over the town of Kurunegala. The view is excellent but I'm not sure it's w...  more »

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