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What Is Exactly Is The Seema Malakaya In Colombo?

It’s actually a little meditation centre out on the lake that’s part of the Gangaramaya Buddhist temple complex nearby. Here’s why you should check it out during your Sri Lankan holiday.

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Calm the Mind

It’s a great place to meditate. The soothing flow of the waters all around you and the gentle breeze flowing by really put you at ease.
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It’s a great place to meditate. The soothing flow of the waters all around you and the gentle breeze flowing by really put you at ease.

The Work of a Celebrated Local Architect

The Seema Malakaya, located around a five-minute drive away from the Cinnamon Grand Colombo and the adjacent Crescat Boulevard shopping complex, was designed by famed Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa.
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The Seema Malakaya, located around a five-minute drive away from the Cinnamon Grand Colombo and the adjacent Crescat Boulevard shopping complex, was designed by famed Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa.

The Boardwalk

The Seema Malakaya is accessible via a pontoon boardwalk over the lake. It offers a brief yet scenic walk across Beira Lake.
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The Seema Malakaya is accessible via a pontoon boardwalk over the lake. It offers a brief yet scenic walk across Beira Lake.

The Swan Boat Rides!

There are usually swan boat operators that manage their fleet of two-seaters on Beira Lake. Go for a ride around the temple!
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There are usually swan boat operators that manage their fleet of two-seaters on Beira Lake. Go for a ride around the temple!

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