Monte Fano, Kandy

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Amidst the cool climates hills of Kandy slightly away from the hustle of the city lies the Monetary of Monte Fano. A long winding road takes you uphill with mix feelings of growing curiosity and spirituality which leads you to a landing area surrounded by tall trees. Calm and quietness over whelms you with the greeting of cool fresh air that gently caresses your skin which gives you the feeling that your on holy grounds.

It is here where your knees give way to something so holy that for a moment your brain seems too slow to comprehend what your eye's are seeing. This place holds an exact carbon copy of the "Shroud of Turin".
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  • Monte Farnham is a monastery of the Sylvestro Benedictine order. 3 km from Kandy town on the Ampitiya road. The Chapel contains a copy of the Turin Shroud. Up in the cool hills surrounded by the beaut...  more »
  • -Good place to visit as catholic. -Free and open to everyone. -Calm environment. -Valuable information about The shroud of Turin.  more »
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