The stunning Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa) is believed to house a tooth of Buddha himself. This relic attracts many white-clad pilgrims bearing lotus blossoms and frangipani.

Facts & Stats on the Temple of the Tooth

Go Historic ID
319734
Names
Temple of the Tooth
Sri Dalada Maligawa
Dates
1687-1707, later rebuilt

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Sri Dalada Maligawa
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Contact
+94 812234226

Resources for the Temple of the Tooth

  1. Official Website of Temple of the Tooth Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Temple of the Tooth - Kandy, Sri Lanka