...Wonderful aerial view of one of the many ancient cities in Sri Lanka...I can already see me wandering through these amazing ruins of ancient history :D:D... Many thanks again Ravindra!
With lovely stamps:XXX Olympic Games, London 2012 (Issued 23-07-2012) and World Health Organization stamp (60 years service in Sri Lanka 2012)
Alahana Pirivena is a monastery complex and a university for buddhism (extending over an area of 80 hectares) built by King Parakramabahu I (1153 -1186 AD)
The ancient city of Polonnaruwa has been declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1982.