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Naga Vimanaya

Just above the Malwatu Maha Viharaya in Kandy and near the present wace park on the hills is found a small but beautiful old viharaya called Naga Vimanaya. This is a supposed to be a place where Velivita Sri Saranankara Thero lived for some time. Naga Vimanaya is apparently a monastery found in the early 17th century. Beautiful murals depicting Jataka Stories adorn the walls of the shrine and some of these are well preserved even today.

Source : "Kandy"
By Central Cultural Fund

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Created July 8, 2007
Updated July 8, 2007
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