A Y U B O W A N
<ul><ul><li>Introduction </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kings who ruled Polonnaruwa </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stupas and Monu...
THE KINGS WHO RULED POLONNARUWA <ul><li>CHOLA 1017-1070 </li></ul><ul><li>VIJAYABAHU – 1 1070-1110 </li></ul><ul><li>JAY...
POLONNARUWA <ul><li>RANKOTH VEHARA </li></ul><ul><li>KIRI VEHARA </li></ul><ul><li>WATADAGEYA </li></ul>
TYPES OF STUPA <ul><li>GHANTAKARA - (Bell shape) </li></ul><ul><li>GHATAKARA - (Pot shape) </li></ul><ul><li>PADAMAKARA ...
PARTS OF STUPA <ul><li>PESAVALALU – Berms or terraces </li></ul><ul><li>GHARBAYA – Hemispherical Dome </li></ul><ul><li>...
RANKOTH VEHARA Build by king Nissankamalla
RANKOTH VEHARA <ul><li>BUILD BY – King Nissankamalla </li></ul><ul><li>HEIGHT – 55mtrs </li></ul><ul><li>OLD NAME – Ruwa...
KIRI VEHARA
KIRI VEHARA <ul><li>BUILD BY – King Parakramabahu </li></ul><ul><li>HEIGHT – 95 mtrs </li></ul>
The Sage (King Parakramabahu) IT IS A 12 TH CENTURY STATUE OFTEN REFERRED TO AS “THE SAGE”BUT POPULARLY BELIEVED TO REPRE...
The Vatadage DESPITE CLAIMING TO HAVE DONE SO,THE VATADAGE WAS NOT BUILT BY NISSANKAMALLA BUT ONLY REPAIRED AND EMBELLISHE...
Gal Vihare-Rock Shrine THE MOST IMPRESSIVE SCULPTURES AT POLONNARUWA ARE THE COLOSSAL BUDDHA IMAGES CARVED ON THE FACE OF...
Royal Palace
Audience Hall
Parakrama Samudraya “ Not even a little water that comes from the rain must flow into the ocean without being made useful ...
Lankathilakaya
Hindu influence Buddhist architecture
* Two great walls *Very impressive
Thuparamaya
whole building as survived over 900 years miraculously
The statue are made of the precious stone which reflect sunlight illuminating
Thiwanka Image House
 
Frescos showing the Jathaka Stories
Uncommon lady Bahirawa Image
Thank You
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Polonnaruwa - Sri Lanka

Presentation done by Jetwing Travels new recruits:-Ushman Ali -Damith Fernando -Suren Ambrose -J. Pathiratne-Darren Mario
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Published in: Spiritual      Travel      Technology      
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Transcripts - Polonnaruwa - Sri Lanka

  • 1. A Y U B O W A N
  • 2. <ul><ul><li>Introduction </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kings who ruled Polonnaruwa </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stupas and Monuments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Image Houses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ancient Palaces </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conclusion </li></ul></ul>CONTENT
  • 3. THE KINGS WHO RULED POLONNARUWA <ul><li>CHOLA 1017-1070 </li></ul><ul><li>VIJAYABAHU – 1 1070-1110 </li></ul><ul><li>JAYABAHU – 1 1110-1111 </li></ul><ul><li>VIKRAMABAHU – 1 1111-1132 </li></ul><ul><li>GAJABAHU – 11 1132-1159 </li></ul><ul><li>PARAKRAMABAHU – 1 1153-1186 </li></ul><ul><li>VIJAYABAHU – 11 1186-1187 </li></ul><ul><li>NISSANKAMALLA 1187-1196 </li></ul><ul><li>VIKRAMABAHU – 11 1196 </li></ul><ul><li>CHODA GANGA 1196-1197 </li></ul><ul><li>LILAWATHEE 1197-2000 </li></ul><ul><li>SAHASA MALLAWA 1200-1202 </li></ul><ul><li>KALYANAWATHI 1202-1208 </li></ul><ul><li>DHARMASHOKA 1208-1209 </li></ul><ul><li>ANIKANGA MAHADIPADA 1209 </li></ul><ul><li>LILAWATHEE (2 nd time) 1209-1210 </li></ul><ul><li>LOKESHWARA 1210-1211 </li></ul><ul><li>LILAWATHEE ( 3 rd time) 1211-1212 </li></ul><ul><li>PARAKRAMABAHU PANDU 1212-1215 </li></ul><ul><li>MAGHA (Kalinga Vijayabahu) 1215-1236 </li></ul>
  • 4. POLONNARUWA <ul><li>RANKOTH VEHARA </li></ul><ul><li>KIRI VEHARA </li></ul><ul><li>WATADAGEYA </li></ul>
  • 5. TYPES OF STUPA <ul><li>GHANTAKARA - (Bell shape) </li></ul><ul><li>GHATAKARA - (Pot shape) </li></ul><ul><li>PADAMAKARA - (Lotus shape) </li></ul><ul><li>DHANYAKARA – (Heap of paddy shape) </li></ul><ul><li>BUBBULAKARA - (Bubble shape) </li></ul><ul><li>AMLAKARA - (Shape of Nelli fruit) </li></ul>
  • 6. PARTS OF STUPA <ul><li>PESAVALALU – Berms or terraces </li></ul><ul><li>GHARBAYA – Hemispherical Dome </li></ul><ul><li>HATHARAS KOTUWA – Tee Cube </li></ul><ul><li>DEVATHA KOTUWA – Cylindrical neck </li></ul><ul><li>KOTH KERELLA – Conical Spire </li></ul><ul><li>KOTHA </li></ul>
  • 7. RANKOTH VEHARA Build by king Nissankamalla
  • 8. RANKOTH VEHARA <ul><li>BUILD BY – King Nissankamalla </li></ul><ul><li>HEIGHT – 55mtrs </li></ul><ul><li>OLD NAME – Ruwanvali dagaba </li></ul>
  • 9. KIRI VEHARA
  • 10. KIRI VEHARA <ul><li>BUILD BY – King Parakramabahu </li></ul><ul><li>HEIGHT – 95 mtrs </li></ul>
  • 11. The Sage (King Parakramabahu) IT IS A 12 TH CENTURY STATUE OFTEN REFERRED TO AS “THE SAGE”BUT POPULARLY BELIEVED TO REPRESENT PARAKRAMBAHU.
  • 12. The Vatadage DESPITE CLAIMING TO HAVE DONE SO,THE VATADAGE WAS NOT BUILT BY NISSANKAMALLA BUT ONLY REPAIRED AND EMBELLISHED BY HIM.
  • 13. Gal Vihare-Rock Shrine THE MOST IMPRESSIVE SCULPTURES AT POLONNARUWA ARE THE COLOSSAL BUDDHA IMAGES CARVED ON THE FACE OF A GRANITEBOULDER AT THE GAL VIHARE.
  • 14. Royal Palace
  • 15. Audience Hall
  • 16. Parakrama Samudraya “ Not even a little water that comes from the rain must flow into the ocean without being made useful to man”
  • 17. Lankathilakaya
  • 18. Hindu influence Buddhist architecture
  • 19. * Two great walls *Very impressive
  • 20. Thuparamaya
  • 21. whole building as survived over 900 years miraculously
  • 22. The statue are made of the precious stone which reflect sunlight illuminating
  • 23. Thiwanka Image House
  • 25. Frescos showing the Jathaka Stories
  • 26. Uncommon lady Bahirawa Image
  • 27. Thank You

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