Poḷonnaruwa is the main town of in . Kaduruwela area is the Polonnaruwa New Town and the other part of Polonnaruwa remains as the royal ancient city of the Kingdom of Polonnaruwa.
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Buddhist temple
The , also known as Gal Viharaya and originally as the Uttararama, is a rock temple of the Buddha situated in the ancient city of Polonnaruwa in . is situated 3 km north of Polonnaruwa. Photo: Singhalawap, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an ancient structure dating back to the Kingdom of Polonnaruwa of .


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