Kataragama Devale

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Kataragama Devale information

Badulla , Sri Lanka
Street Lower King St
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The main objects of veneration are statues of the gods Kataragama, Saman and Vishnu. Uniquely, the devale was constructed in Kandyan style rather than South Indian Tamil style, with a long wooden shrine hall painted with murals depicting a perahera.