ASIA-SRI LANKA/Sigiriya

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,

 

Lion Rock
  
 Sigiriya

 

 A massivve monolith of red stone rises 600 feet from the gren scrub jungle to accentuate the lucid blue of the sky. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Over View
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya

 


 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Lion Terrace
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya


  

 The Lion Terrace's portal to the summit. Bounded on three sides by a low parapet and on the fourth(the south) by sheer cliff. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Topview
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya

  
 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

18 Maidens Frescoes
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya

     

 
Frescoes Pocket-1,400 years ago, painted in tempera in brilliant colors on the rock wall, represent. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Round Steel Stairs
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya



 To the way Mirrow Wall has round steel stairs made from England.
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Weeping Walls
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Rock Stairs
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Steel Pipe Stairs
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.

 

Enterance Stairs
  
 Lion Rock, Sigiriya

 

 
Enterance of the Lion Rock through the stairs of Spilt Boulder. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 13 September 1995.