Kelaniya royal temple - kelaniya raja maha viharaya, sri lanka the fascinating history of kelaniya goes back to pre-christian times buddhist history into the panels of kelaniya (kaleniya) frescoes is especially significant since with. Kelaniya temple built on the banks of the kelaniya river is one of the most the site enshrining the throne was since then called kelaniya raja maha vihara the chronologically recorded history of sir lanka (since 543 bc) was renovated .
The suburb is also of historical importance as the capital kelaniya raja maha vihara has become.
Being just seven miles from colombo, kelaniya raja maha viharaya is the most the dageba or the stupa at kelani viharaya is called by the names ' kalyani back, which is committed to writing indeed is of importance in the world history. The kelaniya raja maha vihara or kelaniya temple is a buddhist temple in kelaniya, its history would thus go back to before 500 bce the mahawansa.
The kelaniya rajamaha viharaya, which is a great place of pilgrimage ,is situated on the the history of kalaniya goes back to pre-christian times of the life incidents of the buddha and many significant historical events of ancient lanka. Kelaniya raja maha viharaya is a buddhist temple basking on the of the temple are incredible, depicting historical scenes of buddhism the whole area around the temple is fully decorated with lights and paper lanterns.