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The sacred city of Anuradhapura, with forty-six illustrations

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Published by Asian Educational Services in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka)
    • Subjects:
    • Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka) -- Antiquities.,
    • Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementB.W. Harischandra.
      The Physical Object
      Pagination132 p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL507297M
      ISBN 108120602161
      LC Control Number98904959
      OCLC/WorldCa39733679

      Photo about The Ruins Of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. Anuradhapura Is The First Most Ancient Of Sri Lanka`s Kingdom. Image of decorated, effect, church -


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The sacred city of Anuradhapura Item Preview remove-circlePages: The Roman historian Gaius Plinius Secundus (23 AD - Aug 79 AD) with forty-six illustrations book recorded the descriptions of the city of Anuradhapura made by Annius Plocamus, who had visited Anuradhapura during the reign of Sinhalese King Sadamuhunu (Chanda-Mukha-Siva) (44 AD- 52 AD).

With forty-six illustrations book Sacred City stretches out for five kilometers along the west of Anuradhapura, and contains approximately [let me do a little napkin math] seventeen million ruins. Seeing everything in the Sacred City would take about [scribbling, scratching head, checking equations] hours.

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Travel to the sacred city of Anuradhapura and enjoy beautiful sights with insightful cultural stories. Discover the relevance this historical place had in the history of Buddhism & in the country of Sri Lanka with forty-six illustrations book a whole plus pay a visit to the Mihintale monastery along the way.

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The Sacred City of Anuradhapura is a UNESCO Heritage Site sinceand the ancient ruins are protected and maintained by the Department of Cultural Affairs, as a part of the Cultural Triangle of Sri Lanka.

Kuttam Pokuna (Twin Pond) was built by King Agbo I ( AD) and was used by Bikkhus of the Abharagiriya order in religious rites. Title: Download Book ^ The Sacred City of Anuradhapura: With Forty-Six Illustrations (Classic Reprint) // SE40ZP5HLLPR Created Date: Z.

Anuradhapura currently serves as the capital city of the North Central Province, and is considered the cradle of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. Its vast network of ancient Buddhist temples, monasteries and places of worship which cover over 40 sq kms has made it a sacred site to Buddhists around the world.

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Anuradhapura railway station is the city's rail gateway, with major services, such as the Yal Devi, Uttara Devi stopping there. There are number of bus routes passing through Anuradhapura from Colombo to northern province.

Some of them 15, 57, 87 etc. Anuradhapura is a central city in Sri Lanka. Anuradhapura, the city of king was the capital city of Sinhalese for 1, years with long history of royals, wars, and religious to be one of the most important ancient cities in this region and the cradle of Buddhism outside India.

Everything of Anuradhapura is Buddhism and the center of the city is the sacred city. Sri Lanka's northwest (of which Anuradhapura is a major city) also known as the dry zone is arid, rolling, open country coloured in shades of dusty brown earth and golden ripening rice fields.

Farming here depends on artificial irrigation, and the countryside is dotted with great ancient artificial reservoirs to retain rainwater and allow crops.

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The Sacred City of Anuradhapura: With Forty-Six Illustrations (Classic Reprint): Brahmachari Walisinha Harischandra: Books - or: Brahmachari Walisinha Harischandra. Located miles from Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi, Sacred City Tourist Resort offers a restaurant, a shared lounge and air-conditioned accommodation with a patio and free WiFi.

There is a fully equipped private bathroom with shower and free toiletries. Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy a continental breakfast. Sacred City Resort offers a terrace/10(). Download Sacred city of anuradhapura stock photos. Affordable and search from millions of royalty free images, photos and vectors.

(SKU: LK) This memorable tour takes you to see some of the historic highlights of Sri Lanka. Walkthrough the ancient ruined city of Anuradhapura, which was the capital for over a millennium until the 10th century important landmarks such as Jetavanarama, which was one of the tallest buildings in the ancient world, the Sri Maha Bodhi and the ruins of the huge Abhayagiri.

Noté /5. Retrouvez The Sacred City of Anuradhapura With Forty-Six Illustrations (Classic Reprint) et des millions de livres en stock sur Achetez neuf ou d'occasion. Founded during the 4th century BC, Anuradhapura quickly became both the capital of Ceylon and the sacred city of Buddhism on the island.

The Chronicles of Mahanam, a narrative written 1, years later, affirms that it was founded in BC by Prince Pandukabhaya. The sacred city of Anuradhapura is an ancient capital in Sri Lanka and one of the country’s precious UNESCO Heritage city is a living site in the sense that the ruins of Anuradhapura remain a pilgrimage destination for devout Buddhists in Sri Lanka and around the world: it was established around what people believe to be a branch of the Bodhi tree where Buddha attained.

Alerts. Trips. Sign in. Noté /5. Retrouvez The Sacred City of Anuradhapura: With Forty-Six Illustrations (Classic Reprint) et des millions de livres en stock sur Achetez neuf ou d'occasionFormat: Broché. The Sacred City of Anuradhapura: Document Title The Sacred City of Anuradhapura: Document Type Book: Language English: Publication Date Subject History: Title Pages Author / Editor Selected: Preface: i - viii: B.W.

Harischandra: Download PDF ( KB) Selected: Chapter I. The Formation of the Mahamegha Garden. Once an ancient royal kingdom, Anuradhapura Sacred City is the earliest recorded capital city of Sri Lanka.

The kingdom of Anuradhapura was the capital of Sri Lanka for close to a thousand years. Also a World Heritage site, its immense dagobas and elaborate stone sculptures, are essentially a physical ode to Buddhism and holds a treasure trove.

Mahamevnāwa (Mahāmēgha) is an ancient park in Anuradhapura, Sri was created by King Mutasiva ( - BC) whose name is in the history as the first king who structured a park. He who was the son of King Pandukabhaya and the father of King Devanampiya Tissa. King Pandukabhaya is the founder of the city of Anuradhapura.

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The Sacred City of Anuradhapura on *FREE* shipping on eligible orders. The Sacred City of Anuradhapura. Although people may have lived in this area since as early as the 10th century BC, Anuradhapura became a great city after the arrival of a cutting from the Bodhi Tree (&#;tree of enlightenment&.

The pride of the Sri Lankan history begins right here, from this city, you go for a tour to Sri Lanka, this is a must-visit ancient city, as every single place in this city keeps a great historical story interconnected with them.

3 Brahmachari Walisinha Harischandra, The Sacred City of Anuradhapura with Forty Six Illustrations (Colombo, ), preface. 4Ibid., Past and Present, no.

(Nov. The Past and Present Society, Oxford, doi: /pastj/gtm Book Now. Overview. The day tour to Anuradhapura the sacred city, is a World Heritage Site, famous for its well-preserved ruins and surrounding monasteries.

Anuradhapura was one of the ancient capitals and the center of Theravada Buddhism for many centuries. Anuradhapura was a Kingdom in the ancient kings era in Sri Lanka. One of the ancient chronicles of Sri Lanka, the Mahavamsa, states that this monastery was built by King Buddhadasa, who ruled the island from - AD.

King Dhatusena ( - AD) and King Mahanaga ( - AD) renovated the building. The Indian monk Buddhaghosha Thero resided here during his stay in Sri Lanka. The ruins of the structure still remain are few stone columns with.

The ruins of Anuradhapura are one of South Asia’s most evocative sights. The sprawling complex contains a rich collection of archaeological and architectural wonders: enormous dagobas (brick stupas), ancient pools and crumbling temples, built during Anuradhapura’s thousand years of rule over Sri Lanka.Anuradhapura was Sri Lanka’s first Planned City and the First Historical Capital of Sri Lanka founded in 5th century BC gives a fascinating glimpse of a stately, well laid-out pre-christian metropolis of massive Buddhist shrines and monasteries, splendid palaces, pavilions, and parks, bathing ponds and vast reservoirs, many of them are masterpieces of architecture, art, sculpture and.Your stay here is worth a visit to once the sacred city of Anuradhapura with historical and archaeological values – quite distinctive to those of Polonnaruwa.

Some must-sees are the Sri Maha Bodhi (Sacred Bo-Tree) under which Prince Siddhartha attained to enlightenment over 2, years ago and is the oldest historically documented tree in the world, the perfect ‘bubble shape’ Ruwanweli.