• Day4

    Dambulla royal cave temple

    March 16 in Sri Lanka ⋅ ⛅ 32 °C

    The next stop along the way today was a temple with several rooms built into a big hill. On the ascent there were monkeys sitting around beside the stairs. The rooms were pretty impressive filled with lots of Bhuda statues and wall / roof paintings.

    Funny story I heard from a guide of another group: There was a crack along one cave sealing where the water was running along as it seems "up the hill" and dripping at the end of it into a crate which was fenced in.

    Why was that so special? Because normal water would fall down along the crack. But HOLY water runs upwards to heaven!
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