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Title
Thūpārāma: Vatadāgē
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
View of the boundary wall, pillars of the vatadāgē and stūpa. The Buddhist flag is flown on full-moon days, especially the one in May, to commemorate Vesak, the holiest day in the Buddhist calendar--the birthday of the Buddha other important events in the Buddha's life.
Type
image
Format
image/tiff
Identifier
acs00267.TIF
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/356
Subject
Shrines (structures)
Walls
Pillars
Flags
Time Period
3rd century BCE and later
Place
Thūpārāma: Stūpa/Dāgäbe & Arāmic complex
Anurādhapura
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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