Buddhism

Day visit to Buduruwagala, Sri Lanka – Travel Article

Stories Day visit to Buduruwagala, Sri Lanka   Before leaving for Sri Lanka, Cody learned about an ancient buddhist temple not far from the town of Ella called Buduruwagala. Rather than a man made structure that you enter, this 1000 year old temple rests in an outdoor complex surrounded by forest and consists of 7 buddha statues carved into a rock face. The statues date back to the 10th century and are thought to belong to the Mahayana school of…

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Why Sikkim in Winters is a Great Idea – Couples Travel Article

Why Sikkim in Winters is a Great Idea “Let’s go to Bhutan!”, said my husband, “No, let’s go to Thailand!”, I said. We were confused where to go for a week during winters this year. “Let’s go to Sikkim!! It will be our hat-trick trip to the Himalayas!!!” said Deepak beaming with excitement, the earlier ones being Leh-Ladakh and Kinnaur-Spiti. It turned out to be such an amazing decision to visit Sikkim in winters! Winters in Sikkim start from November and stay…

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Day visit to Buduruwagala, Sri Lanka – Travel Article

Stories Day visit to Buduruwagala, Sri Lanka   Before leaving for Sri Lanka, Cody learned about an ancient buddhist temple not far from the town of Ella called Buduruwagala. Rather than a man made structure that you enter, this 1000 year old temple rests in an outdoor complex surrounded by forest and consists of 7 buddha statues carved into a rock face. The statues date back to the 10th century and are thought to belong to the Mahayana school of…

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