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Alahana Pirivena Polonnaruwa ; first archaeological excavation report (April - September 1981)

P.L Prematilleke

Alahana Pirivena Polonnaruwa ; first archaeological excavation report (April - September 1981)

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Published by Ministry of Cultural Affairs. Central Cultural Fund in Colombo .
Written in English


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StatementP.L. Prematilleke.
SeriesUnesco-Sri Lanka project of the cultural triangle
The Physical Object
Pagination25p. :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21583011M


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Alahana Pirivena Polonnaruwa ; first archaeological excavation report (April - September 1981) by P.L Prematilleke Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Format: E-Resource, Print, Book. Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruva, archaeological excavation report by P. Prematilleke,Central Cultural Fund, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka edition, in English.

Alahana parivena Polonnaruva: archaeological excavation report (October - March ) By: Prematilleke, P. Publisher: [Colombo] Central Cultural Fund, Ministry of Cultural Affairs Description: p.

: ill.photos. Subject(s): EXCAVATIONS (ARCHAEOLOGY)-ANCIENT CITIES-POLONNARUVA-SRI LANKA. Prematilleke, P. (a) Alahana Parivena Polonnaruva. First Archaeological Excavations Report (April- September ). Sri Lanka: Central Cultural Fund Ministry of Cultural Affairs. Prematilleke, P. (b) Alahana Parivena Polonnaruva.

Second Archaeological Excavations Report (October. Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruva, archaeological excavation report by P. Prematilleke. Want to read; 34 Currently reading; Published by Central Cultural Fund, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka in. Written in English Places: Alahana Parivena Site (Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka).

Alahana Pirivena Polonnaruwa ; fourth archaeological excavation report (October by P. L Prematilleke, unknown edition. Alahana Pirivena is one of the best Art and History located in Polonnaruwa Alahana Pirivena is one of the largest and most popular ancient pirivena complexes in Sri Lanka. It is located in Polonnaruwa, a historical and ancient city.

It is unique in that it is built on a series of rocky terraces believed to be a crematorium, hence its name. Alahana Pirivena Polonnaruwa ; second archaeological excavation report (October by P.

L Prematilleke,illeke, Ministry of Cultural Affairs. Central Cultural Fund edition, in English. Alahana Pirivena, Polonnaruwa The assembly hall contains a raised platform in the center, where senior monks would lead the scripture-reading and other ceremonies.

The monastery is associated with royal cremation grounds; the ashes of elite monks and royalty were interred in stupas nearby. The ancient ruins of Polonnaruwa were a fortified capital in the 11 th and 12 th centuries, now consisting more than 30 historical buildings.

Tickets for the fenced in archeological area are bought at the Polonnaruwa Museum, ticket price: Rs25USD. The museum in itself is also worth a visit, housing archaeology remains of the ancient city of Polonnaruwa, and introducing the sights you are. Alahana pirivena, Polonnaruva.

Fourth archaeological excavation report. October June, (Record no. ) [ view plain]. Buy Alahana Parivena project, Polonnaruva: The sixth archaeological excavation report (January-June ) by Prematilleke, P.

L (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: P. L Prematilleke. Picture of Alahana Pirivena archaeological site include a large amount of small brick burial stupas, hidden among the greenery, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka. stock photo, images and stock photography.

Image   This stupa is popularly known as Kiri Vehera It is also a part of the archaeological site called Alahana Pirivena. The origin of this stupa not exactly traced yet. However, it is speculated that this was done by Queen Subhadra, a consort of King Parakramabahu the Great ().

This is the second largest stupa in Polonnaruwa. Read more Alahana Pirivena is among the largest and most famous ancient pirivena complexes in Sri Lanka.

It belongs to the reign of King Parakramabahu I of Polonnaruwa, who reigned during the mid to the late 11th Centuries a Pirivena itself stands out as one of the most unique historical places in Sri Lanka, being built on a series of rocky terraces in a rather idyllic Dry Zone countryside.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Read, borrow, and discover more than 3M books for free. Publisher: Ministry of. Located within the ancient city of Polonnaruwa, it is the best preserved example of a vatadage in the country, and has been described as the "ultimate development" of this type of architecture.

Abandoned for several centuries, excavation work at the Polonnaruwa Vatadage began in It was built by Parakramabahu I during his reign in the 12th. Archaeological Heritage - Free ebook download as PDF File. pdf), Text File.

txt) or read book online for free. A book about all archaeological sites in the world. Polonnaruwa is a UNESCO world heritage site.

It is a huge archaeological site ( hectares) with perhaps Sri Lankas most impressive artifacts and ruins.

The site houses the ruins of Sri Lankas largest Buddhist University called Alahana Pirivena. The city is an important stop for Sri Lankan Buddhist pilgrims because of many Buddhist. Alahana Pirivena of Polonnaruwa is the great monastic complex founded by Parakramabahu 1, said to be built on a cremation ground, hence the name Alahana Pirivena.

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Introduction. This is the vaulted type (gedige) image house built by king Parakramabahu the Great ( A. ) and it is the largest image house built in ancient Sri Lanka.

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The compositionally consummate Lotus pond was discovering. Near King Parakramabahus royal residence, this is founding close to the rest house and accept to be that of King Nissanka Malla, the grim showers of the Alahana pirivena are a few cases. Lankatilaka temple (alahana pirivena) in polonnaruwa archaeological museum, sri lanka.

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Other Ruins in Polonnaruwa Alahana Pirivena: A Monastic university complex extending over more than eighty hectares erected by King Parakramabahu I in the 12th Century Demala Maha Seya: (The Great Tamil Dagoba) A Dagoba that King Parakramabahu wanted to build in Polonnaruwa using South Indian prisoners of war to surpass the mighty Ruwanvelisaya.

LAlahana Pirivena est un ensemble monastique qui s'étendait sur 80 ha et qui comprend principalement Baddhassima Pasada (Chapter House), Lankatilaka Image House et Kiri Vihara.

Le Baddhasima Pasada ou Buddha Seema Prasada. Il sagit de la salle de réunion où se retrouvaient les moines. Ancient kingdom Polonnaruwa is a remarkable are among the overall heritage city in Sri Lanka.

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Untapped Archaeological Heritage: Muthugala. Muthugala, a quiet dry zone village situated in the Welikanda Divisional Secretariat in the Polonnaruwa District is a paradise of nature where man and wilderness live side by side.

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This small booklet is an important conservation guide. It deals with the special care required in order to deal with these delicate fabrics during their excavation and recording. Alahana parivena project Polonnaruva: fifth Archaeological excavation report (July-December ) Language: EN Publisher: Colombo Central Cultural Fund, Ministry of Cultural Affairs Description: p.

: ill.photos Subject(s): EXCAVATIONS (ARCHAEOLOGY)-ANCIENT CITIES-SRI LANKA | POLONNARUVA-SRI LANKA. Previous Post: A Visit To The Ruins of Sri Lankas Ancient Polonnaruwa Part 1 Shiva Devale No. I had spent the first two hours visiting The Citadel area and the was a bit past 11 and, given the relative lack of shade, I was noticing the heat as I wandered the sites and bicycled the roads between them.

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