|Type of monument
||: Type III Temple (Zedi
||: North of Minnanthu
||: A.D 1255
Thambulla Temple was builted by Queen Thambulla, the wife of King
Uzana during 1255.
The monument is a square type and is decorated
with faded jataka frescoes. On the eastern wall of the southern
transept is an apparently secular painting of a boat race.
BUDDHA IMAGE INSIDE THE TEMPLE AND THE