The sacred Temple of Tooth Relic, also known as Sri Dalada Maligawa is the main attraction in Kandy, Sri Lanka. Its religious, cultural, and historical importance is beyond all explanations.
It’s in Kandy- an ancient city in Sri Lanka
The ancient city of Kandy is a cultural heritage site. Today, it’s also one of the most popular tourist destinations in Sri Lanka. You may spend your holiday in one of the best bungalows in Kandy the likes of Mountbatten Bungalow and visit the Temple of Tooth Relic and many other Kandy attractions.
The Sacred Relic of the Tooth of Lord Buddha is housed in this sacred site. In addition to the main shrine of the temple (it’s more like a grand palace), there are several Buddhist museums that you can visit.
Things to know before your visit
Since it’s a religious site, make sure you dress appropriately. Cover your knees and shoulders, and remove your shoes and hats before you enter the premises.
Facilities offered for the needy
If you want to know the details of the temple, you better take the help of a freelance guide. For travellers with disabilities, there are elevator facilities offered by the temple management.