Temple of the Gadaladenia, Kandy

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Visit the sacred Buddhist site of Temple of the Gadaladenia, which dates back to 1344. See fascinating wood carvings and significant religious artworks on the walls of the temple, which has four chapels containing impressive paintings of the Buddha. At the shrine room, see the seated Buddha surrounded by colorful images of the gods. You'll learn much more about the temple, including fascinating stories behind the many artworks, by hiring a guide to accompany you around the site. To visit Temple of the Gadaladenia on your trip to Kandy, use our Kandy trip planning website.
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  • This temple was built in 14th century with Hinduism influence with Sinhalese architecture from Polonnaruwa era and Indochina architectural style, under patronage of King Bhuvanekabahu V. Some...  more »
  • According to an inscription carved into wall the temple was built in1344 AD by king Buwanakabahu the forth.the temple was desing by the south indian architect.  more »

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