Sri Dalada Maligawa – Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha




Sri Dalada Maligawa or Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha is one of the most sacred places to Buddhists . It is now identified as a world heritage site.



Kandian architectural designs gives marvellous appearance in side the Temple. Moonstone( Sandakada Pahana) and Makara Thorana are some of stone carvings and there are number of wood carvings which could not be seen in any temple.Other buildings in the Temple premises are Royal Palace (King’s), Magul Maduwa , Maha Maluwa and Museum.




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