murals in lankan monastries

Rolf Heinrich Koch rolfheiner.koch at GOOGLEMAIL.COM
Sun Jun 10 08:58:36 UTC 2012

Any interest in the paintings in
the temple-paintings of Sri Lanka?
I tried to involve my pictures in a,
without any diary context.
The first blog
presents the first part of the Ummagga-jataka which
covers the walls of a temple near Galle in Sri Lanka.

The next blog:
Pages 1-10 showing three wonderful and
important temples (Ambalangoda, Kataluva, Ranwella) and
providing an interior view of certain monastries.
Pages 11-29 presenting certain buddhist themes painted in different
styles during the last three centuries (11-29),

Since paintings do not need to be translatet
all can enjoy


Dr. Rolf Heinrich Koch
Germany: Munich 0049 (0)89 2607820
Srilanka: Galle 0094 (0)77 8069712
rolfheiner.koch at
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