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Nice village

Spent one whole day catching fish and enjoyed some time with villagers and families. Nice people... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
chris19720519
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Montreal, Canada
Historical Place

As a buddhist i visited here because of this is the place where sacred Tooth Relic came to sri... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Achintha U
,
Sri Lanka
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Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Spent one whole day catching fish and enjoyed some time with villagers and families. Nice people. caught lots of fish

Thank chris19720519
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

As a buddhist i visited here because of this is the place where sacred Tooth Relic came to sri lanka by Prince Dantha and princes Hemamala. and also this is an attractive place.

Thank Achintha U
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

samudragiri wiharaya located in lanka patuna. Prince Dantha and Princess Hemamala had landed to this place from india with tooth relic of budda. which is in Kandy.. the most sacredin the world.

Thank Prasunmed
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is the place where prince dhantha & Princess Hemamala landed on Sri Lanka with the sacred Tooth Relic which is now at the temple of Tooth in Kandy. There is only one access road directly to the temple and it is not in good...More

2  Thank Nipun U
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

This place was a port in the long back ago. In the historical books written that Monk Sangamitta brought Sample of Bo tree and landed to this place. This beach is not good for swimming and sea bath.

1  Thank Madhusagara
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

This temple is located in Trincomalee district in Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. According to the legends this is the place where Prince Dantha and Princess Hemamala landed in Sri Lanka. this is a very amazing location. This place if bit of far from the...More

Thank Thilina C
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Reviewed 17 November 2014

Lankapatuna Samudragiri Viharaya at Trincomalee is said to be lieing in the exact location where the Prince Dantha and Princess Hemamala landed in Sri Lanka with the tooth relic of the Buddha. This is one of most ancient temples in Trincomalee. Situated in a remote...More

1  Thank charu45
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

The Lankapatuna Samudragiri temple is said to be the spot where the Princess Hemamala landed, together with her consort Prince DAntha, with the sacred Tooth Relic of the Sammasam Buddha concealed in her hair. The Tooth Relic of the Sammasam Buddha also known as the...More

1  Thank PereraArjuna
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Reviewed 20 May 2014 via mobile

The most beautiful place I've visited during our three-day stay at Trincomalee. Its worth visiting Lanka patuna as it is not only full of scenic beauty but with a great historical value

5  Thank Anuradha K
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