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The sacred city of Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura is an old, sacred Buddhist city filled with ancient ruins sprawled throughout. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage site and a place I decided I’d visit en route to… 667 more words

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The train to Anuradhapura

Hot, uncomfortable, standing room only, packed like sardines… These are all the characteristics that came to mind in expectation of my first long distance train journey in Asia – and I was right, but there was more to it. 587 more words

Sri Lanka

Anuradhapura, a historical adventure.

Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka is one the most beautiful ancient ruin sites in the world. Renowned as the first capital of the ancient Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura stands proudly with magnificent architectural giants that awe the visitors. 631 more words


Sati Pasela progress

During the past two months the Sati Pasela program has progressed significantly. Groups of schools from the districts of Galle and Anuradhapura have expressed interest in joining the program and will do so from the new term in September. 255 more words


Vijithapura Dutugemunu Aranya welcomes Sati Pasela

On the 27th of August 2016 a historic meeting took place in the scenic environs of the banks of the Kalaweva.

Vijithapura Dutugemunu Aranya… 92 more words


Sri Lanka: The Ancient Cities

If you’re staying in the region around Sigiriya on a trip to Sri Lanka then paying a visit to one or both of Sri Lanka’s ancient cities, Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa, is a must. 420 more words