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Located close to Temple of tooth Relic

This temple is located pretty close to the temple of tooth relic and was a nice calm place for worship.

Reviewed 28 October 2016
Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

so relaxing place. i was seating for 3 hrs. really good place & must visit place in Kandy . good place to do a bodhi puja

Thank Amira K
Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

This temple is located pretty close to the temple of tooth relic and was a nice calm place for worship.

Thank karthick2015
Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This vishnu dewalaya is sittuated in the Maligawa premises. For me this is a mind relaxing place. Also be careful from monkeys if you visiting this place.

Thank Hasith9684
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Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

An interesting temple in the same complex as the temple of the tooth. We visited on our way out. There was nothing remarkable about it.

Thank TorontoMusicman
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Reviewed 27 February 2016

We attended puja and gave Dana here, it was quite atmospheric. Just nearby was a Bo Tree, and when paying my respects at the main shrine, cheeky monkeys were climbing in the tree and one eating cashews and fruit given as dana directly in front of me. A very amusing sight.

Thank Nimitta
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

This temple is located near the premises of temple of tooth. However, when I had been there, the temple was not open. So, do not know how the temple is.

Thank Madhava M
Geneva, switzerland
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Reviewed 21 January 2016

At the foot of the temple of the Tooth Relic in candy do no miss this devale (shrine) dedicated to Vishnu. Why? God Vishnu (also known as Upulvan)– is said to be the guardian god of Buddhism, and guardian deity of Sri Lanka, so is very popular with both Hindu and Buddhists.. The colour blue is associated with God Vishnu... More 

Thank Wanderpaths
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

Good place to worship with calm environement. Nice looking and clean place. good place for meditation.

Thank Saman76
Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 8 June 2015

I went there with a friend and as soon as we enter, we were numbed and couldn't speak any words for few minutes as we were completely stunned by the amazing atmosphere ... the big Bo tree and the sand beneath it, calmed us down and changed our moods in a second. It is a magical and truly a religious... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 19 January 2015

It is a nice quaint temple, located across the road from the main temple complex. You have to go out of the complex, which means going through the security check again.

Thank Dianthos

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