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These Cave Systems at Dumbulla Hosted Monks and has Temples Patronized by the Kandyan Kings

After two days at Anuradhapura, I booked ‘The Monkey Camp’ at Polonnaruwa. At Anuradhapura, I saw an ancient city, made friends and ate delicious food. The Dambulla cave temple is on the way to Polonnaruwa. I got off the bus at the Bentota Bake House. The receptionist was kind enough to keep my backpack at the …

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Gangaramaya Temple, Colombo’s Most Sacred Abode of Buddhism

Gangaramaya temple is the quiet place beside the Beira lake, which is the center of Colombo. People go there to have a quiet time. Walk for about 300 meters from the Seema Malaka temple on the Beira Lake, and you will arrive at the fresh smell of rituals of the Gangaramaya temple. More than a …

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This Little Chinese Town by the Mazgaon Docks in Mumbai has a Dwindling Chinese Population and a Beautiful Red Temple

Mumbai has a cosmopolitan culture and has varied traditions. It is more of a surprise that there was once a thriving population of the Chinese people living in Chinatown. When I first learned of this place, I looked for pictures on the internet. There it was, a red door of a three-storey building. This building …

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This Buddhist Temple set up by a Japanese Order Called for Peace During the 93 Mumbai Riots

We all know that Mumbai has Portuguese and British influence with the Marathi culture at its heart. People from coastal Karnataka have set up Udupi restaurants in Mumbai, and people came here to try their luck in Bollywood and business. There is also Japanese influence in Mumbai very few people know about. The population of …

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