Temple of the Gadaladenia, Kandy

3.4
#5 of 14 in Historic Sites in Kandy
Visit the sacred Buddhist site of Temple of the Gadaladenia, which dates back to 1344. See fascinating wood carvings and significant religious artworks on the walls of the temple, which has four chapels containing impressive paintings of the Buddha. At the shrine room, see the seated Buddha surrounded by colorful images of the gods. You'll learn much more about the temple, including fascinating stories behind the many artworks, by hiring a guide to accompany you around the site. To visit Temple of the Gadaladenia on your trip to Kandy, use our Kandy trip planning website .
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  • This is a very old Temple located close to Kandy Area. Drawings in the temple are very valuable. Anyone who visits there doesn't forget to have a look on the Drawings.  more »
  • Another smaller temple for the Hindu. Just pass by and view the white and black architecture - not a huge one.  more »
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