Cherry??2009^_^Drunken Ceylon Anuradhapura-the holy city was selected as the World Cultural Heritage List in 1982. It used to be the capital of Sri Lanka for nearly a thousand years, with Buddhist relics all over the city. Towering relics, exquisite carvings, contemplative Buddha, ruined city walls, wander the holy city and feel the vicissitudes of history!
泰宁根吴承恩The holy Bodhi tree is a local holy tree, attracting many believers to come to worship. If you also want to come to experience such a religious atmosphere, it is recommended to wear white shirts, because people mentioned here are all in white.
Cherry??2009^_^Anuradhapura is so full of ruins, we just stopped and watched while walking. When the Intrepid Mountain stupa appeared in front of me, I still felt very shocked. It is said that the height of the building is more than 100 meters, and the visual effect is very good.
Cherry??2009^_^The ancient city of Anuradhapura is full of ruins and many exquisite carvings, including a very beautifully carved moon stone. On the outermost side is a circle of flames. The four animals inside the flames symbolize vitality and vitality. Elephants represent life, horses represent old age, lions represent sickness, and yaks represent death. These together mean reincarnation, which is very beautiful.
Cherry??2009^_^Ruwanwelisaya Stupa (Ruwanwelisaya Stupa) is the most well-restored and most viable stupa in the ancient city. It is one of the landmark buildings of the ancient city. It is recognized as the most beautiful building. It has been on the cover of LP Sri Lanka.
pan***heThe oldest stupa in Sri Lanka, Thuparamaya, and the first Buddhist building in Anuradhapura, was built in the 3rd century BC. The difference from the big white pagoda I visited before is that there are many stone pillars around, some of which are obviously a little inclined, which adds a lot of vicissitudes to the white pagoda under the blue sky.
Breathtaking views and majestic scenic views at every turn in Sri Lanka.
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St. Bodhi is undoubtedly the center of Anura's geography and spirit. The focus of the believers and Buddha visits. According to legend, in the third century BC, the princess of the Moh, the son of Ashoka, brought the branches of the Bodhi tree of Sakyamuni into the royal garden. This St. Bodhi tree is one of the oldest trees recorded in history.
This leafy tree is now surrounded by layers of high-rise auditoriums. The believers and tourists can't enter it. They can only send the gift of worship to the hands of the gift-holders before they are enshrined in the tree. .
Occasionally the local family, the male owner gave the rich tribute to the gift holder, after the words in the mouth, put his hand on the daughter's head, pray for the daughter to remove the disaster. After the ceremony, the ceremony holder returned the basket of tribute, and the family thanked him sincerely.
Located in the holy city of Anuradhapura in northern Sri Lanka, it is a sacred and great holy place in the hearts of local people. Every day, many Sri Lankan locals come to the mountains to pilgrimage.
In the most magnificent temple in the city, it has a huge oval stupa and a quiet garden view. Walk through it and feel the peace and harmony.
Anuradhapura is the oldest city in Sri Lanka with a history of more than two thousand years. The reliance of the linden tree in Figure 3 was transplanted from the Bodhi tree that was realized by the Buddha of Bodhgaya in India. Later, the tree of Bodhgaya died and was transplanted from the tree. This may be a kind of reincarnation. The ancient city and the faith are blended here, and sometimes silence is also a kind of life.
Anuradhapura is divided into a new city and the old city, and the old city is a world cultural heritage archaeological area. But there is no hotel living facilities, so the accommodation is in the new town, you can ride a bicycle or a sudden car to the site. Tickets are charged in US dollars, 25/person, which is still relatively expensive. Ticket spending is also a big expense for Sri Lanka travel.
The entire ancient city scenic area is vast, and it is unrealistic when walking. Rent a bicycle, shuttle between the various pagodas, walk through the most natural trails of the jungle, do not have a general interest, is a very good choice. Of course, you can also pack a sudden car, the advantage is that you can ask the driver to explain all the way, of course, the cost is a little more expensive than the bicycle.
Luvan Villisaya is not only the name of a tower, but also a sect, with a large-scale temple. Among the many pagodas in the ancient city of Anuradhapura, the most well-prepared and most resurrected is the Ruvan Villisaya stupa, which is the hero of the Sinhalese, hosted by King Tutumano. Unfortunately, the project is too large. The pagoda has not yet completed the king. It is said that it was 110 meters high when it was completed, and now it is only 55 meters. Even so, when you come to the tower and look up, it is enough to shock your eyes. . The stupa stands on a platform of three-story foundation. The upper part of the round stone pillar in the center of the tower is conical. The apex is gold-plated and towering above the cubic entity. It is a model of the Sinhalese architectural style. The stupa, so also known as the "big tower", has found ivory nude statues, pottery boxes, jewelry and other precious cultural relics. There is a circle around the tower, sculptured near the white elephant, but it looks a bit new, lost its distant value, and the craft is slightly rougher. This snow-white stupa should be the most popular stupa in the ancient city. Every year, there are endless pilgrims, monks, believers, tourists, people of all countries, and people of all colors come to Buddha with various hopes. Tower worship.
In the 3rd century BC, the founder of the Sri Lankan Buddhist Nun Association, Sanhamita, brought a branch cut from the Buddhist "Enlightenment Tree" fig tree back to Ceylon (present-day Sri Lanka), centered on the fig branch The holy city of Anuradhapura was established. The holy city of Anuradhapura was once the political and religious center of Ceylon, with a glorious history of more than 1,300 years. In 993 AD, this holy city was abandoned due to the invasion of foreign enemies. After many years of hiding in the dense jungle, the site of this ancient holy city has been re-discovered. Her magnificent palace, the temple of Xuan Ang, shows the world the glory of the ancient city of Anuradhapura. Excursions here are similar to the Angkor Wat complex. The attractions here are scattered and there are a lot of free to browse after purchasing a valid 25-knife pass. Chartered and tuktuk are good choices. The most representative Stupa are dome-shaped tips, varying in size, white and brown.
[Entering the "Fomen Gate" requires bare feet, no bare legs and bare shoulders, similar to the Thai Buddhist Temple. At noon, the sun shines directly on the ground. It is recommended to bring a pair of cotton socks to insulate.
is a devout believer who is praying or gathering. Unlike this quiet, the small monkeys are jumping up and down on the wire and railings. They are extremely strong and make a loud noise, sometimes even Some are afraid that they will fly to themselves.
On the north side of the Ruwanweli Pagoda, there is a small white stupa surrounded by a circle of stone pillars. Although it is very inconspicuous, it is indeed the mother of the pagodas, the Thuparama stupa. This is the oldest stupa recorded in history, first built in the third century BC. When Buddha Tooth Relic arrived in Sri Lanka, it was also the initial place of relic. Its status is thus visible. The current stupa has been the result of numerous restorations, but the stone pedestals, stone pillars, and sculptures scattered around are still faintly imaginable. There is a circle of stone around the
pagoda. I didn't understand what I started. It was not until I found the picture below. The original model restored by archaeologists in Sri Lanka, in addition to the pagoda, usually has a wooden dome that forms a complete building. This is also the role of a stone pillar.