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Tissa and Kataragama

Tissamaharama

Tissamaharama Sum up The serene and tranquil town of Tissa, short for Tissamaharama, was the capital of the ancient Ruhunu Kingdom in the 2nd century B.C. Tissa, named after King Kavantissa who did much to develop this sacred town also built the sprawling Tissawewa lake as well as the Debarawewa lake located near by. These […]

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Kataragama

Kataragama Sum up The jungle shrine of Kataragama, located an hour’s drive away from Tissamaharama, has great religious and historical significance that cuts across race and religion. Ancient Kataragama brings together Hindus, Buddhists, Muslims and Christians, all of which worship each day at its numerous temples which are dedicated to the various faiths. It is

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