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Title
Stupa: Kiri Vehera
Creator
Bopearachchi, Osmund
Date Created and/or Issued
2005
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
Stupa with steps leading to the terrace. At left is the dome in brick of another smaller stupa. The three basal terraces (pēsavalalu) are clearly visible.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs01277.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1382
Subject
Shrines (structures)
Time Period
12th century CE
Place
Kiri Vehera (milk-colored) stupa
Polonnaruva
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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