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Ruins

Kapara mula

  Province North Central
  District Anuradhapura
  Nearest Town Anuradhapura
  Period 5th century A.D.
  Ruler Unknown

Introduction

By the late Anuradhpura period (5th century A.D.) Abhayagiriya was under the administration of four Mulas or faculties. Kapara Mula was specially set aside for the residing of foreign Bhikkhus and the inscriptions found here are therefore written in Sanskrit. The International language of the region of the time.

Key

Principle residential unit Bodhi – Tree Shrine Twin pond Boundary wall