Tharulengala, Sri Lanka’s longest cave
The Tharulengala forest monastery, which lies
several kilometres away from Lahugala, houses the longest cave in
Sri Lanka. It is on the picturesque, newly-carpeted road from
Pottuvil to Moneragala, in the eastern part of the Ampara district.
The stretch of lush green paddy fields in the flat land and the
enchanting and awe-inspiring ancient places such as Mudu Maha
The story of Ven. Sariputta's brother Revata
Ven. Sariputta was one of the 10 major disciples
of the Buddha, foremost in wisdom. He was one of the chief disciples
(Aggrasavaka). The other being Ven. Moggallana. Many Buddhists may
not be aware that Ven. Sariputta had a younger brother named Revata.
He also had sisters.
A world of wonders
I have found some most exciting, awesome and
inspiring works of nature in my wanderings on this wondrous planet.
America's Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, Soviet Union's
Baikal Lake, Africa's Victoria Falls and Asia's Mount Everest.