Nestled close to Kalpitiya, the town of Talawila is home to the sacred sanctuary of St. Anne’s Church which attracts a large number of devotees to its premises. The church is surrounded by coconut palm trees and affords visitors a stunning view of the Talawila beach as they make their way towards hallowed ground. Stay at a beach resort in Sri Lanka and explore this fascinating cultural edifice. Palagama Beach Kalpitiya which is one of the more popular Sri Lanka resorts will entice you with a spread of luxury cabanas and villas to reside at.
During the feast of St. Joseph in the month of March, the sacred statue of St. Anne is paraded through the streets of Talawila and is graced by a greater proportion of fisher folk. The month of August sees the annual feast of St. Anne celebrated with devotees from all corners of the country in attendance.
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