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It was incredible to see the long queues of people ready to pray and recognize the value of a tree. For Buddhists, this tree is incredibly important. It's near the back of the compound, and the queue moves quickly, each person is able to say...More
This is one of the most important place for Buddhist. Botree is a branch of the actual botree Buddha sat under for many weeks until he achieved enlightenment. For tourists I am not sure if it is worth a visit as there is nothing much...More
no matter your beliefs this is a very special place to Buddhists and to go and walk around this temple with this very special tree is good for the soul.My advice go at dusk. and remember to make a donation to the women who handle...More
This sacred tree is believed to be the oldest planted tree in the world, planted in 249BC from a cutting of the Bodhi tree from India under which Buddha is believed is have gained enlightenment.
This tree has been nurtured for over 2000 years and...More
Cool area to self meditation, but its noisy some times, best place to enjoy nature like wind and sun, foreigners best to get self mediation with no collections or beggars, Oldest tree in the world and hope long life.
We visited this unique and amazing place to pay homage to the Jaya Siri Maha bodiya with family and it was indeed a spiritually enlighting and relaxing experience. Whilst there we were able to experience various different practices of pilgrims being adopted to pay homage...More
Visited here as part of our Grand Tour of Sri Lanka and throughly enjoyed it. As with all cultural places in Sri Lanka you need to be mindful that there is a lot of walking without shoes, so advise you take an old pair of...More
This is another place in Anuradhapura which holds religious importance for Buddhists. Hence every buddhist coming to Anuradhapura never forgets to pay a visit. However others can also pay a visit and learn about biddhist culture and etc.
There is a comon ticket. The Sri Maha Boodhi temple is on the same compound, and in the same ticket. The compound is pretty big. Go by tuktuk. We hired bikes at our hotel. It was a wonderfull bikeride early morning, we... More
There is a comon ticket. The Sri Maha Boodhi temple is on the same compound, and in the same ticket. The compound is pretty big. Go by tuktuk. We hired bikes at our hotel. It was a wonderfull bikeride early morning, we managed to see a lot of different site on the compound.