Buddhism History & Culture
Located about a few minutes’ walk from The Radh Hotel in Kandy, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth is the most significant Buddhist monument in the country, because it houses the holiest of the holy – the tooth relic of Lord Buddha. Founded by the King Wimaladharmasuriya I of Kandy (of the Sinhalese dynasty) in 1595, this was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1988 for its profound cultural significance. Pay homage to the revered monument. Explore around and witness the magnificent motifs of Kandyan architecture. Be amazed.
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