Lanja Tissa of Anuradhapura
|King of Anuradhapura, King of Ruhuna|
|Reign||119 BC – 109 BC|
Lanja Tissa was the eldest son of king Saddha Tissa who ruled in Anuradhapura. According to the customs of the Sinhalese King's at Anuradhapura, Lanja Tissa was the King of the kingdom of Ruhuna, while his father was ruling the Anuradhapura.
When Saddha Tissa died, his younger son Thulatthana became the king of Anuradhapura, with the support of the Bhikkus of Maha Vihara, When Lanja Tissa heard this news, he marched from Ruhuna, with his men to Anuradhapura and removed Thulatthana from the throne, and became the king.
Lanja Tissa of AnuradhapuraBorn: ? ? Died: ? 109 BC
|King of Anuradhapura
119 BC–109 BC
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