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Ruwanwelisaya Stupa


Ibolya Horvath
by Arian Zwegers
published on 31 August 2020
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Ruwanwelisaya Stupa in Sri Lanka contains the greatest amount of the Buddha’s relics of any stupa anywhere else and so is thought to offer the greatest amount of spiritual energy and power.

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