Bahirawakanda

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Bahirawakanda
Village
Bahirawakanda is located in Sri Lanka
Bahirawakanda
Bahirawakanda
Coordinates: 7°17′47″N 80°38′6″E / 7.29639°N 80.63500°E / 7.29639; 80.63500
Country Sri Lanka
Province Central Province
District Kandy District
Time zone Sri Lanka Standard Time (UTC+5:30)

Bahirawakanda is a village in the centre of the Kandy , Sri Lanka.

It is known for the Sri Maha Bodhi Viharaya, construction of which commenced in 1972, under the direction of Ven. Ampitiye Dammarama Thero. It was opened to the public on 1 January 1993, by President Ranasinghe Premadasa.[1]

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  1. ^ "Bahirawakanda temple buddha Kandy monastery". www.buddhainsrilanka.net. Retrieved 2016-05-09. 

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Coordinates: 7°18′N 80°37′E / 7.300°N 80.617°E / 7.300; 80.617