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Sigiriya ,Sri Lanka: King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. It is one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning. A UNESCO World Heritage Site.


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Ancient city of Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka #SriLanka #Polonnaruwa #HDR

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Sigiriya, Sri Lanka. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. The name of this place is derived from this structure —Sīhāgiri, the Lion Rock. The capital and the royal palace were abandoned after the king's death. It was used as a Buddhist monastery until 14th century


The Gal Vihara, also known as Gal Viharaya, is a rock temple of the Buddha situated in the ancient city of Polonnaruwa in north-central Sri Lanka

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temple ruins in Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. The carved stone is c the ‘Moonstone’ and the steps lead to a sitting Buddha


சசநதரமகவல#kanyakumari#tamilnadu#india corridors of Suchindram Temple #traveloholic#history#latergram#traveling#voyage#roadtrip#bottomofthemap#wanderer#gettingtrippy#travelbug#instabest#instamoment#instago#instapic#instaplace#instagood#ancient#architecture#indianshutterbugs#hinduism#divinity#spiritual#wisdom#worship#pray#positivevibes#selfrealization Suchindrum is situated 13 km from Kanyakumari and is an important pilgrim centre. Suchindrum known as Gnanaranya is well known for its…


There are two main areas of growth of Indian tea: Darjeeling and Assam. Important cultivation areas are, apart from Darjeeling and Assam: Dooars - west of Assam, mainly production of CTC teas. Nilgiri - South Indian tea district, fresh teas, similar to those of Sri Lanka Sikkim - north east of Darjeeling, high-quality teas Terrai - south of Darjeeling, similar to Darjeeling, somewhat more herb in taste.


Sigiriya - Sri Lanka; Quite the climb, but totally worth it! :) #lka #SriLanka #VisitSriLanka