Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura is a major city in . It is the capital city of and the capital of . Anuradhapura is one of the ancient capitals of Sri Lanka, famous for its well-preserved ruins of an ancient Sinhala civilization.
Photo: A.Savin, FAL. Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is a sacred bo tree in the Mahamewna Gardens, Anuradhapura, . Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Buddhist temple
The is a stupa, or Buddhist reliquary monument, located in the ruins of Jetavana monastery in the world heritage city of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Museum
Anuradhapura Archaeological Museum is one of the archaeological museums of . Photo: Lankapic, CC BY 2.5.

Buddhist temple
The is a stupa and a hemispherical structure containing relics, in , considered sacred to many Buddhists all over the world. Photo: KennyOMG, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Anuradhapura

Latitude
8.335° or 8° 20' 5.9" north
Longitude
80.4106° or 80° 24' 38.2" east
Open Location Code
6MW28CM6+X6
Population
63,200
IATA airport code
ACJ
United Nations Location Code
LK ADP
Elevation
100 metres (328 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 566574942
Geo­Names ID
1251081
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: أنورادابورا
  • Armenian: Անուրադհապուրա
  • Assamese: অনুৰাধাপুৰা
  • Basque: Anuradhapura
  • Belarusian: Анурадхапура
  • Bengali: অনুরাধাপুরা
  • Bulgarian: Анурадхапура
  • Burmese: အနုရာဒါပူရမြို့
  • Burmese: အနုရာဓပူရမြို့
  • Catalan: Anuradhapura
  • Cebuano: Anuradhapura
  • Chinese: 阿㝹羅陀城
  • Chinese: 阿努拉德普勒
  • Croatian: Anuradhapura
  • Czech: Anuradhapura
  • Czech: Anuradhápura
  • Danish: Anuradhapura
  • Dutch: Anuradhapura
  • Dutch: Heilige stad van Anuradhapura
  • Egyptian Arabic: انورادابورا
  • Esperanto: Anuradhapura
  • Estonian: Anuradhapura
  • Finnish: Anuradhapura
  • French: Anuradhapura
  • French: Anurâdhapura
  • Georgian: ანურადჰაპურა
  • German: Anuradhapura
  • Greek: Ανουρανταπούρα
  • Gujarati: અનુરાધાપુરા
  • Hebrew: אנוראדאפורה
  • Hindi: अनुराधापुर
  • Hindi: अनुराधापुरा
  • Hungarian: Anuradhapura
  • Indonesian: Anuradhapura
  • Italian: Anurādhapura
  • Japanese: アヌラダープラ
  • Japanese: アヌラーダプラ
  • Kannada: ಅನುರಾಧಪುರ
  • Kannada: ಅನು಼ರಾದಪುರಂ
  • Kazakh: Анурадхапура
  • Korean: 아누라다푸라
  • Latvian: Anuradhapura
  • Latvian: Anurādhapura
  • Lithuanian: Anuradhapura
  • Macedonian: Анурадапура
  • Maithili: अनुराधापुरा
  • Malay: Anuradhapura
  • Malayalam: അനുരാധപുരം (നഗരം)
  • Malayalam: അനുരാധപുരം
  • Marathi: अनुराधापुरा
  • Mingrelian: ანურადჰაპურა
  • Nepali: अनुराधापुरा
  • Norwegian: Anuradhapura
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Anuradhapura
  • Occitan (post 1500): Anuradhapura
  • Panjabi: ਅਨੁਰਾਧਾਪੁਰ
  • Persian: انورادهاپورا
  • Polish: Anuradhapura
  • Portuguese: Anuradapura
  • Portuguese: Anuradhapura
  • Romanian: Anuradhapura
  • Russian: Анурадхапура
  • Scots: Anuradhapura
  • Serbo-Croatian: Anuradhapura
  • Silesian: Anuradhapura
  • Sinhala: අනුරාධපුර
  • Sinhala: අනුරාධපුර පෞරාණික නගරය
  • Slovak: Anurádhapuraja
  • Slovenian: Anuradhapura
  • Spanish: Anuradhapura
  • Swedish: Anuradhapura (provinshuvudstad i Sri Lanka)
  • Swedish: Anuradhapura
  • Tamil: அனுராதபுரம்
  • Tamil: அனுராதபுரா
  • Telugu: అనురాధాపుర
  • Thai: อนุราธปุระ
  • Turkish: Anuphapura
  • Turkish: Anuradhapura
  • Ukrainian: Анурадхапура
  • Urdu: انورادھاپورہ
  • Urdu: انو رادھ پور
  • Uzbek: Anuradhapura
  • Veps: Anuradhapur
  • Vietnamese: Anuradhapura
  • Wu Chinese: 阿努拉德普勒
  • Aneuradhapura
  • Anuradhapura Town
  • 阿努拉德普勒王國

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