Ambasthale Dagoba

Ambasthale Dagoba is built over the spot where Mahinda and King Devanampiya met first time. The name Ambasthale means ‘Mango Tree’ and refers to a riddle that Mahinda used to test the king’s intelligence. Ambasthale Dagoba located near the final steep stairway to the Mihintale peak. Tourists should also visit the statue of king Mahinda and the statue of Lord Buddha in sitting position.

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