"Seema Malakaya" Buddha Tip by call_me_rhia

Buddha, Colombo: 5 reviews and 9 photos

  seema malakaya
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Seema Malakaya is Geoffrey Bawa's jewel: he's the best known architect in Colombo and the creator of this amazing buddhist temple on lake Beira. It's built on three little isletsconnected via a footbridge to the city. on the central islet there is a large wooden structure/temple - the same one that's reproduced in smaller size on the right. They have a blue roof and are surrounded by little buddha statues. The left islet is the msot charmong one: a large bodhi tree with a sitting buddha statue right in front of it. The temple... the location... all is perfect.

Address: colombo
Directions: colombo fort - by the beira lake

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 16, 2004
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