Na Uyana Monastery, Melsiripura

Nā Uyana Aranya Senāsanaya (Sinhala: නා උයන ආරණ්‍ය සේනාසනය, meaning ‘Ironwood Grove Forest Monastery’) is a Buddhist forest monastery in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka, associated with the Sri Kalyani Yogasrama Samstha. It spreads over more than 5000 acres of forest on the ‘Dummiya’ mountain range, and is residence to about 150 Buddhist monks. Na Uyana is so named because of the old Ceylon ironwood forest that forms part of the monastery.
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  • its a ideal place to meditate.. the surrounding is best for the cause...people and the place gives peace in mind  more »
  • It is a place you must visit which is monks do meditation. surrounded with beautiful jungle ..... very calm and quite.............  more »
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  • Best preserved environment i have ever come across.. Very relaxing.. Well established.. Hospitality was impeccable.. very clean and excellent garbage management.. Easiest 5 x🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 ever for a monetary.. *** NOTE: being that this place is reserved for mediators, please refrain from site-seeing..***
  • Specially lot of foreign monks are meditating at this monastery. This place is like heaven. Very silent and peaceful. Well maintained and arranged. Beautiful flowers everywhere. Specially orchids. Open to people between 10am to 12pm. We should adhere to these rules. Please be calm and silent when you visit there.
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