Archive | April, 2011
Addition of two cents to a traditional pilgrim (Day 3 & 4: Kataragama to Badulla & Home sweet home)

Addition of two cents to a traditional pilgrim (Day 3 & 4: Kataragama to Badulla & Home sweet home)

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Having visiting Maha Devalaya at Kataragama in the morning, we left for Sellakataragama. In Hindu folks, this was believed as the place where the God Kataragama met his second wife Walli, a daughter of a regional leader of weddah. There was a cave believed as the place she lived.

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Addition of two cents to a traditional pilgrim (Day 1 : Colombo to Dikwella)

Addition of two cents to a traditional pilgrim (Day 1 : Colombo to Dikwella)

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While the war was in progress, Pilgrim on Kataragama was known as the only multi day safe journey. Though the 30 years civil war is over now & all the civilians have got equal opportunity to travel where ever they wish, Katharagama is still one of the most popular travel destinations.

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Knuckles Mountain (6123ft) – An Adventurous Hike in Knuckles Range

Knuckles Mountain (6123ft) – An Adventurous Hike in Knuckles Range

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Last day we climbed Raxagala, which was an extremely rewarding hike to Dolosbage Range. We went to bed early as our main itinerary (hike to top of Knuckles Mountain) was scheduled on following day. Got up early and was able to get in to Mathale train from Gampola station.

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