Prabhawa Akasa Samagi Chaithya

1750 feet above sea level, at the top of ‘Haputale’ mountain

A model of a ‘Dagoba’ was constructed at the top of ‘Haputale’ mountain for the ‘Poson’ celebrations in June 2014(It was on a Poson Full Moon Poya day in the 3rd century B.C that Buddhism was introduced to Sri Lanka by Arahant Mahinda, son of Emperor Ashoka who had become a Buddhist monk) with the help of the Special Task Force (STF) of Sri Lanka Police.

 

Exploring the construction site

Work begins

Bringing the materials to the top

At the end of day 02

Day 03

End of the day 03

Stunning view from the top

Stunning view from the top

Placing the Buddha Statue after completing the work

Buddha statue at the top

The ‘Prabhawa Akasa Samagi Chaithya

Construction team