Clture and Religion



On the southern coast of the country

According to Ramayana, after meeting Sitadevi lord Hanuman decided to test the strength of the mighty King Ravana and his army of Rakshasas. In the event that infolded lord Hanuman’s tail was set on fire by Rakskasas, who in turn went on to torch some parts of King Ravana’s empire. It is believed that Ussangoda is one of the torched areas, which is said to have been an airport use by King Ravana.