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Off the main road of jaffna kankasanthurai main road. It's not hard to find.This place has like 20... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Yohan P
via mobile
Worth Visit !!!

Located in the vicinity of chunnakam town which apprx. 12km to kks side from jaffna. Several... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Malith D
Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

this has also many historical stories 01. sangidi king killed 60 arahath monks & their all ruins burid in this palce & 54 located here. road in not quit good. google map can show short cut to visit there from jaffna.

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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Off the main road of jaffna kankasanthurai main road. It's not hard to find.This place has like 20 stupas. The person in charge told us that they believe those stupas are tons of monks who were poisoned and as a memorial these stupas we're built...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Located in the vicinity of chunnakam town which apprx. 12km to kks side from jaffna. Several ancient buddhist stupas and ruins held and it believe that Buddha to visited this place.

2  Thank Malith D
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This place shows the graves of some poisoned monks. Graves look like little stupas. It's surrounded by houses, so not a very quiet place

Thank Travellerfr0mH0lland
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This is an archeological find which is now been presevered for visitors and further study. It consists of several Buddhist Stupas built several centuries ago. Further studies are being done to ascertain more information on this spot. A little off the main track but a...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a must see when in Jaffna. It was a highlight of our visit to the peninsula. Free to visit and spotlessly clean. It is the ancient burial site of sixty or so senior Tamil monks, discovered in 1916 and excavated in the 1960’s....More

1  Thank PSie
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is located in the heart of the peninsula. It will be difficult to find out exactly where it is. But I have never seen a similar place in Sri Lanka although in Thai there were a couple. But the temple is not maintained properly...More

2  Thank Charith B
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Very impressive place. Free to get in and the grounds were spotlessly clean. Soldier working there was very friendly. The burial mounds were very sobering and eerie. Very reflective. Nothing written in English to explain anything but that didn't matter

Thank johnboy3bw
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Never saw anything like this on my travels before. Some debate to their meaning. Unusual. Shame you can't see inside.

Thank jmc303
Reviewed 6 December 2016

One of the very few Buddhist remains in Jaffna.If you are interested in Buddhist archaeology it is really worth a visit. Situated in Chunkanam. It is believed that these miniature stupas are built to enshrine the remains of 60 Buddhist monks who died due to...More

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Response from Malith D | Reviewed this property |
located few km from chunnakam town, u can easily find this place n route from google map..