Kingdoms of Sri Lanka


Ancient Period (to about 1000 AD)
Anuradhapura - Ancient Capital
Avukana - Buddha Statue
Ibban Katuwa - Megalithic Burials
Mihintale - Ancient Monasteries
Sigiriya - Rock Fortress & Frescoes
Weligama - Avalokiteshvara Statue

Medieval Period (1000 AD - 1500 AD)
Gadaladeniya Temple - Vijayanagaran Architecture
Gal Vihara (Polonnaruwa) - rock-cut Buddha statues
Lankatillaka Temple - Polonnaruwan Architecture
Polonnaruwa - Medieval Capital

Modern Period (from about 1500 AD)
Aluvihara - Kandyan Sculptures and Paintings
Dambulla Caves - Kandyan Sculptures and Paintings
Dondra - Modern Buddha Statue
Embekke Temple - Carved Wooden Pillars
Galle - Colonial Buildings
Kandy - St. Paul's Church
Kandy - Temple Of The Tooth
Kataragama - Museum and Temple
Kelaniya - Soliyas Mendis Paintings
Matara - Dutch Star Fort and Church
Purwarama Temple - 19th Century Paintings
Sita Amman Temple - Modern Hindu Shrine

Miscellaneous
People
Nature
Dance
Masks
Tea Factory
Christmas In Sri Lanka

Reference
Bibliography
Glossary
Kings and Monuments
Map of Sri Lanka
Population
Spelling and Pronunciation
Timeline


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