ASIA-SRI LANKA/Polonnaruwa

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From The world atlas of Architecture' John Julius Norwich/Portland House,1988, 'Inside Guides Sri Lanka' APA Publication 1994,

 

Hatadage
 
  Polonnaruwa

  


 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

  

Quadrangle
 
  Polonnaruwa

     

 
The thuparama image house in the southwest corner of the Quadrangle and stone coulumn. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

  

Old Palace
 
  Polonnaruwa

 

 Enterance stair. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

  

Old Palace Pool
 
  Polonnaruwa

 

 
Oldest pool in the Oriental.

 

Buddhist Statue of Gar Vihara
 
  Polonnaruwa


             

 The four mid-12th century statues, cut from a single granite wall-best known are the Buddha sculptures. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

  

Rural View
 
  Polonnaruwa

 

 
The magic tree-Malgusa is the symbol of health. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.