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Cave Temples in Sri Lanka

Kotamudungala Raja Maha Viharaya

  Province North west
  District Kurunagala
  Nearest Town Molagoda
  Period Unknown
  Ruler Unknown

The site is popular with pilgrims. The site can be reached by travelling about 8 kms on the road from Rambukkana to Kurunegala.

History

This cave temple is thought to be built by King Vatta Gamini Abaya aka King Walagamba between 103 BC - 89BC, during his hiding from South Indian invaders.