Artwork for Kingsbury
Kurullangala Rock Art (Karandagolla)

Kurullangala, Karandagolla, Ella, Uva.

සුළු වාසි, ලාභ තකා රටක ඉතිහාසය පවා පාවා දෙන විදෙස් ගැතියනට වර්තමානයෙහිදී කට…

Yapahuwa

Yapahuwa, Kurunegala District

Yapahuwa was the seat of King Buvanekabahu, and one of Sri Lanka's impressively-fortified mediaeval capitals.

Ravana Cave (Ella)

16th Mile Post Junction, Ella, Uva Province

රාවණ රජ සමයෙහි ඉදිවූ විශිෂ්ඨ ශෛලමය නිර්මාණයක මෑත යුගයේ පිබිදීමක් ලෙසින්…

Down Town Rotti Hut (Ella)

Ella Village Inn, Down Town Rotti Hut, Ella

රසම රස උදේ කෑම, දවල් කෑම, රෑ කෑම වේලක් කන්න හරි හොඳ තේකක් නැත්නම්…

Sambodhi Chaithya

Chaithya Road, Colombo 1

The Sambodhi Chaithya is a beautiful temple built on top of two impressive intersecting concrete arches.

Rakkhiththa Kanda Hermitage (Karandagolla)

Rakkhiththa Kanda Rajamaha Viharaya, Karandagolla, Ella, Uva.

දෙපා යුගල දණ හිසින් නැමී එක මත එකය. දෑත ලිහිල්ව උකුල මතය. දෑස පියවී…

Ridi Vihara (Photos By Dominic Sansoni)

Ridigama, Sri Lanka

Ridi Vihara means silver temple. It was built by King Dutugemunu on the site of a great silver ore deposit. That silver was used for the Ruwanwelisaya stupa in Anuradhapura, but the temple here is…

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana

A6, Habarana

Spread over a 25-acre property that skirts a reservoir and thick jungle, Cinnamon Lodge in Habarana is an excellent place to get lost in for a few days.

Metharamaya Temple

Lauries Road, Colombo 4

What makes this particular temple so attractive is its relative lack of adornment and extraneous features.

Asokaramaya Temple

Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5

The Asokaramaya temple in Thimbirigasyaya is well over 100 years old and houses some beautiful statues and paintings.

Gangaramaya Temple

Sri Jinarathana Road, Colombo 2

Gangaramaya Temple isn't just a temple - it's about 150 years old and half of its space is cluttered with museum artifacts and old junk like wrist watches.

Ruwanweliseya

Sacred City (Pooja Nagaraya), Anuradhapura

Ruwanweliseya is the most venerated and well-known stupa in Sri Lanka

Dova Temple (Bandarawela)

Dova Raja Maha Viharaya, Kumbalwela, Bandarawela.

රජුනගේ දෑතින් නිමවූ බුදු රජුනගේ ප්‍රථිමාවකි. ප්‍රථිමාවෙහි දෙපා මුල වන ගල් තලාවකි.…

Angurukaramulla Temple (Negombo)

Temple Road, Negombo

The Angurukaramulla Temple is an awesome 300+ year old temple in Negombo. It's got an epic dragon's mouth entrance and also the ruins of a historic library.

Shailabimbaramaya Temple (Dodanduwa)

Shailabembarama Maha Viharaya, Dodanduwa, Sri Lanka

Shailabembarama Maha Viharaya (Dodanduwa) is one the finest of the island' Southern temples. The image house has fine examples of temple murals/paintings. I got 'lost' in the image house, documenting the…

Bellanwila Raja Maha Vihara (Bellanwila Temple)

Dehiwala Road, Bellanwila

The Bellanwila Raja Maha Vihara is a popular temple just outside of Colombo (Boralesgamuwa). The bodhi-tree on the temple premises is one of the thirty-two saplings from the sacred bodhi tree in…

Sri Dalada Maligawa

Sri Dalada Maligawa, Kandy

The Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Tooth is one of Sri Lanka's greatest attractions - it is from the 16th century and is said to contain the canine tooth of the Buddha himself.

Seema Malaka Temple

Beira Lake, Sri James Pieris Mawatha, Colombo 2

The temple raised on platforms on the Beira Lake is probably the most beautiful place in the neighborhood - it's a beautiful and unexpected piece of art that was designed by Geoffrey Bawa and funded by…

Somawathi Chaitya

Flood Plains National Park, Polonnaruwa District

Somawathi is a temple complex in Polonnaruwa district, surrounded by jungle.

Pidurangala

Pidurangala Rock, Sigiriya Rd, Central Province

A fun and challenging scramble up a rock to see Everything.

Ratnagiri Hilltop Temple (Mirissa)

Matara Road, Udupila, Mirissa

The Ratnagiri Temple is at the top of a little hill in Mirissa. It's a beautiful secluded space with a great view of the ocean and in-land forests.

Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara (Kelaniya Temple)

Kelaniya, Peliyagoda, Sri Lanka

Roughly 10 kilometres from the centre of Colombo, the Kelaniya Temple is one of the most well known Buddhist temples in the Colombo area and, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful in Sri Lanka.…

Deepaduttaramaya Temple

Deepaduttaramaya, Kotahena Street and Mayfield, Kotahena

This interesting temple in interesting Kotahena is a unique blend of Thai, colonial and local architecture. It's also the oldest Buddhist temple in Colombo.