Kuttam Pokuna

anuradhapura_kuttam-pokunaOne of the best specimen of bathing tanks or pools in ancient Sri Lanka is the pair of pools known as “Kuttam Pokuna” (Twin Ponds/Pools). Kuttam Pokuna was built by the Sinhalese in the ancient kingdom of Anuradhapura. Kuttam Pokuna are considered one of the significant achievements in the field of hydrological engineering and outstanding architectural and artistic creations of the ancient Sinhalese.

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