Loading

Ruins

Uttara mula

  Province North Central
  District Anuradhapura
  Nearest Town Anuradhapura
  Period 1 centuries B.C. - 11 centuries A.D.
  Ruler Unknown

Introduction

Uttara mula was the name identifying the most ancient congregation of Bhikkus of the Abayagiri monastery and their head quarters in ancient times. Uttara mula monks were the custodians of the sacred tooth relic.

Key

  • Principle residential Complex
  • Tooth Relic Shrine
  • Central pathway
  • Other residential complex