King’s Council Chamber, Polonnaruwa

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  • The council chamber of Parakramabahu I is replete with lions, elephants, pillars and moonstones. Officials and ministers would have been consulted here. The lions at the top of the steps have Chinese....  more »
  • As you move through the place, you are struck by its expanse, beauty and religious significance.....  more »
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  • An inscription found on the stone slab at the upper level of the flight of steps of the building identifies the building as Raja Vaishyabhujanga Mandapa the council chamber of King Parakramabahhu the Great. (1153-1186 A.D )
  • This is the Council Chamber ( Raja Sabahawa) of king Parakaramabahu the Great( 1153 -1186 AD). This also known as Raja Vaishyabhujanga Mandapaya. e
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