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Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruva, archaeological excavation report

P. L. Prematilleke

Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruva, archaeological excavation report

by P. L. Prematilleke

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Published by Central Cultural Fund, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka in [Colombo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alahana Parivena Site (Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka),
  • Polonnaruwa (Sri Lanka),
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Polonnaruwa.
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Sri Lanka -- Polonnaruwa.,
    • Buddhist antiquities -- Sri Lanka -- Polonnaruwa.,
    • Alahana Parivena Site (Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka),
    • Polonnaruwa (Sri Lanka) -- Antiquities.,
    • Sri Lanka -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesUnesco-Sri Lanka Project of the Cultural Triangle
      StatementP.L. Prematilleke.
      ContributionsUnesco-Sri Lanka Cultural Triangle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS490.P6 P73 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-6> :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2695685M
      LC Control Number85904964

      Archaeological Institute of America Elizabeth artman Museum Internship Fund Award - Report Final Report on the use of funds and activities developed with the Elizabeth Bartman Museum Internship Fund in Alcalá de Henares (Madrid – Spain) from August 14th until December 16th of . Polonnaruwa (Polonnaruwa, Polonnaruwa Polonnaruva) is a city in the North Central province of Sri Lanka and km from Colombo (see Polonnaruwa map of Sri Lanka).He is best known as the second capital and the ancient city and ruins in the archaeological Park of Polonnaruwa is one of the most popular attractions of Sri Lanka, listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO since , the Park is.

        Buddhist Sculptures of Sri Lanka by Ulrich von Schroeder, , Visual Dharma Publications Ltd. edition, in English The collaboration of the Archaeological Department of Sri Lanka provided the author with the unique facility of having unrestricted access to all archaeological sites and museum collections. Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruva Cited by: 4. Ancient City of Polonnaruwa. The ancient city of Polonnaruwa was the second capital of Sri Lanka. Today, it is one of the best places to visit in Sri Lanka. Polonnaruwa is a UNESCO world heritage site. It is a huge archaeological site ( hectares) with perhaps .

      Important places to visit in Polonnaruwa tour: Alahana Pirivena complex The convocation hall named Baddhasima-pasada the Lankathilaka image house and the dagoba known as the Kirivehera are the three main buildings in the monastery known as the Alahana pirivena, which was founded by Parakramabahu 1. Polonnaruwa is formed by Anuradhapura in the north, Sigiriya to the southeast and Kandy to the south and the Polonnaruwa is a part of the Sri Lanka Cultural Triangle. Polonnaruwa shows the interesting blend of the influence of the South Indian Hindu cultre on the Sinhala Buddhist art and architecture in the scattered shrines and monuments. Read more information and plan your trip to.


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Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruva, archaeological excavation report by P. L. Prematilleke Download PDF EPUB FB2

Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruva, archaeological excavation report. [Colombo]: Central Cultural Fund, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka, (OCoLC) Prematilleke, P. (b) Alahana Parivena Polonnaruva.

Second Archaeological Excavations Report (October March ). Sri Lanka: Central Cultural Fund Ministry of Cultural Affairs. Prematilleke, P. (c) Alahana Parivena Polonnaruva. Third Archaeological Excavations Report (April- September ).

Sri Lanka: Central Cultural Fund. Alahana Parivena ancient city Archaeological architectural Audience Hall bath Brahmi brick bronzes Buddha Buddha image Buddha statues Buddhist building built by Parakramabahu canal cave century cetiya chapter house chronicle citadel city of Polonnaruva Council Chamber Culavamsa dagaba Dakkhinadesa Dalada Maluva decorated Dimbulagala edifice.

Alahana Pirivena is an 80 hectare monastic complex that mainly includes Baddhassima Pasada (Chapter House), Lankatilaka Image House and Kiri Vihara. Baddhasima Pasada or Buddha Seema Archaeological excavation report book. This is the meeting room where the monks met.

The brick building is still clearly visible and is built on the highest terrace of the site. Lankatilaka.4/5(1). Detail of a bas-relief Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruwa. Alahana Alahana Parivena, temple entrance, Polonnaruwa.

So outgoing gargoyle of a wall, Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruwa. In particular window Thuparama, Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruwa. The reliquary of the Kiri Vihara, Alahana Parivena, Polonnaruwa. Sculpture remains in the Ancient City of Polonnaruwa. The archaeology remains at Polonnaruwa are exhibited at the Museum of the Central Cultural Fund and its visitor centre.

Alahana Pirivena. Excavations conducted by the Central Cultural Fund have revealed many other monuments including a monk’s hospital of the 12th Century, together with medical and surgical instruments.

Library, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka: Your cart is empty. Cart; Lists. Public lists; ltte; mn. Material type: Book Publisher: Kelaniya University of Kelaniya [] Description: 80 p. hbk. 26 cm. PRE Alahana pirivena, Polonnaruva. Fourth archaeological excavation report. October June, ns.

There are no comments for this item. The museum in itself is also worth a visit, housing archaeology remains of the ancient city of Polonnaruwa, and introducing the sights you are visiting.

The sights Potgul Vihara and the Island Park including the baths, are outside the main area, and free of charge. Alahana Pirivena. Previous Post: A Visit To The Ruins of Sri Lanka’s 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. Alahana Parivena Site (Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka) -- Antiquities Genres and Forms of Material Photographs, Original Albumen prints -- 19th century -- Sri Lanka Contributors Scowen & Co.

Series I. Views of Sri Lankan archaeological sites by Scowen & Co. and Joseph Lawton, Physical Description: 24 Photographic Prints Arrangement. Lankatilaka. Alahana Pirivena, Polonnaruwa This impressive shrine, built by Parakramabahu I, displays a colossal, standing Buddha (next page) in a narrow but very tall cella between two massive 16m-high walls that are introduced by five-storey-high stuccoed fabric of the building was decorated with architectural reliefs (following pages) and paintings (now lost).

Polonnaruwa is an ancient city in Sri Lanka and forms part of the “Cultural Triangle” along with Sigiriya, Anuradhapura, Kandy and Dambulla.

It served as the capital city for nearly 2 centuries between the 11th and 13th centuries AD and is an incredible day trip destination in Sri its time as a capital, Polonnaruwa was ruled by the Kings Vijayabahu I, Parakramabahu the Great. Gal Potha (Stone Book) Gal Potha (Stone Book) is a giant stone inscription located in the Dalada Maluwa premises of main archaeological site in Polonnaruwa District, Sri Lanka.

It is a work of King Nissankamalla () and it is the largest stone inscription discovered so far. Eleventh Report of the Archaeological Excavation at the Abhayagiri Vihara Complex – Abhayagiri Vihara Project, Anuradhapura, Central Cultural Fund, Fourth Archaeological Excavation Report – Alahana Parivena Polonnaruva Project, Central Cultural Fund, Kannangara AP () e history of dermatology, venereology, and dermatopathology in di erent countries - Sri Lanka Glob Dermatol, doi: /GODS V olume 2(7): SS   Five major historical sites (Abhayagiriya monastery and Jethavana monastery in Anuradhapura, the 5th century city/royal complex at Sigiriya, the Alahana parivena monastery complex at Polonnaruva in the north central province and the 17th and 18th century city of Kandy in central province) were selected under this program for research and.

Alahana Pirivena. We then walked towards the car park and quenched our thirst with long pulls from the water bottles before turning right to the Alahana Pirivena through which you have to get to the absolutely breath-taking and grandeur Kiri Vehera. by Dr. Raja de Silva, former Archaeological Commissioner.

The adverse publicity in The Island newspapers last week regarding the proposed song and dance programme at Sigiriya planned by the Central Cultural Fund (CCF) and Norwegian collaborators brings to mind previous actions of this parental body of the Cultural Triangle Projects.

It is more than two decades since the inauguration of the CCF. focused on the Alahana Parivena complex. Earlier excavations of about 5% in Polonnaruwa had only been for conservation, he says.

Hard but meticulous work gradually unearthed edifices. “The best find was the hospital,” he remembers with satisfaction, explaining that not only did they find the remnants. We can prepare your day tour unique and specialized - and safeguard from hidden dangers. in this case. We will send a experience and expert driver with good quality of conditioned car or van, who drive carefully in Sri Lankan Roads, well expert in activities, trustworthy of your day tour.

The tour begin as much as early convenience for you, first visit to Matale hindu temple, One of 4/5().On completion of the excavation report, storage of all excavated material and handing them over to the Museum Division for research and exhibition work.

History of Excavations in Sri Lanka. The first methodical excavation of the Department of Archaeology had been carried out by Mr. S.M. Burrows in Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa during to Developing the Polonnaruwa Archaeological Site as a Better Tourist Attraction through Adopting Heritage Management.

of the Alahana Pirivena.