Abhayagiri Dagaba

jethawana buddhist dagoba anuradhapuraAbhayagiri Dagaba is the largest monastery complex in the Anuradhapura kingdom that is 108 m in height being one of the tallest buildings of ancient times. The campus of Abhayagiri Dagaba is spread around 200 hectares with full components of Buddhist temple and one of Sri Lanka’s finest Buddha sculpture – a Samadhi statue. The relics of the Buddha are said to have been enshrined in a figure of a bull made out of thick gold.

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