Disseminating the Dhamma for over six decades
In close proximity to the Temple of the Sacred
Tooth Relic, perched on the foothills of the famous Udawatta Kele
sanctuary, is a temple encircled by a charming cloud wall.
Overlooking the scenic cityscapes of the beautiful Kandy city, this
temple has silently served the nation for 66 years with the
invaluable Dhamma, and still continues to do so.
Bhikkhuni with psychic powers:
Bhikkhuni with psychic powers
During the Buddha's era, the two chief disciples
of the Bhikkhu Order were Sariputta and Moggallana. Likewise, in the
Order of Bhikkhunis, Khema was the first and the wisest disciple and
Uppalavanna, was the second chief disciple Bhikkhuni who had great
Giving life to an ancient science
Travelling along the A6 route towards Dambulla
from Kurunegala, eight kilometres off Ibbagamuwa is the village of
Polgolla. To the right of the road, a massive and magnificent Buddha
Statue can be sighted, indicating to the passers by, the location of
the ancient Pingalpoththa Raja Maha Vihara.