Close this search box.

September 7, 2020

Mahamaluwa (Esplanade)

The open area between the Maligawa and new Whalkada (Entrance) – is called Mahamaluwa
or grand Esplanade. Event if it is an open area currently, it has been a historical place where the
sacred tooth relic was once placed. This area was also identified as the waiting place for those
seeking an audience with the king those days. Further, Perahera specters and daily devotees
gather here until they have the chance of entering the sacred shrine. The majesty of Maligawa
structure in its entered is seen to devotees from this area

Share With