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Ruins

Mihindu Guhava ( Cave of Mahinda Maha Thero)

  Province North Central
  District Anuradhapura
  Nearest Town Mihintale
  Period 250 - 210 B.C.
  Ruler King Devamnampiyatissa

Introduction

After passing Sila Stupa you can reach this cave formation. This cave is open from both sides. This is said to be the location where Mahinda Thero rested and meditated.