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Title
Rankoth Vehera (Golden Pinnacled Stupa), originally named Ruvanvēliseya (Golden Sand) stupa: Stone inscription
Creator
de Silva, Preethi
Date Created and/or Issued
2016
Publication Information
Claremont Colleges Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Ancient Cultural Sites and Royal Residences
Rights Information
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Description
The inscription includes records of donations and the war victories of the king. It further mentions the stone seat from which the king observed the construction of the Ranveli Dagoba or the Rankoth Vehera at Polonnnaruva. The stone seat is located in front of the stupa.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs01323.jpg
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1435
Subject
Inscriptions
Time Period
12th century CE
Place
Rankoth Vehera
Polonnaruva
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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