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Kataluva Purvarama Maha Viharaya

Koggala ou Ahangama, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Please read: caretaker monk may be absent

Following on from Harsha's review posted earlier, the Monk who takes care of this temple may not be... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
David H
via mobile
Good place to see Ancient Sri Lankan Paintings

I wonder why this has not been a famous tourist destination. These paintings belong to best of... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2014
RanjanaPerera
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Jan 18, 2017
“Please read: caretaker monk may be absent”
Aug 18, 2014
“Good place to see Ancient Sri Lankan Paintings”
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Koggala ou Ahangama, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Following on from Harsha's review posted earlier, the Monk who takes care of this temple may not be on the grounds when you visit. You may have to track him down in the house out back (complete with pack of stray doggies) to open up...More

2  Thank David H
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

I wonder why this has not been a famous tourist destination. These paintings belong to best of ancient painting in SL which should belong to Kandyan era (anyway I'm not sure about the era). It is not easy to find this temple. there are two...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2014

My Wife & Daughters were very interested to locate this temple while we were on vacation in Galle. After visiting the Martin Wickramasinghe museum we asked many taxi (3 wheel) drivers of this temple but none were obliging & had no idea of this place....More

15  Thank Harsha P
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