Kataragama is the most blessed of towns as it is a convincing blend of grandeur and parade, devotion and religious extravagance. Alongside Adam's Peak (Sri Pada), Kataragama is the most significant journey site in Sri Lanka; a sacred spot for Buddhists, Muslims, Hindus and Veddah individuals.
As the most amazing of legends ends up strong facts and enchantment skims in clouds of fragrance.The shrine to Kataragama Deviyo is believed to be built by King Dutugamunu in the second century B.C, but the site is thought to have been significant for even longerIn July and August, the Kataragama Festival draws a great many explorers. Aside from celebration time, the town is busiest at ends of the week and on poya (full moon) days. It's easily accessed from Tissa.