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Tissamaharama

Tissamaharama is a large town located in the Hambantota district. As early as the 3rd century, it is used to be the capital city of the Sinhalese Kingdom of Ruhunu.

Tissamaharama was found by King Devanampiyatissa's brother Prince Mahanaga in the 3rd centur BC. Tissamaharama is popular for the ancient stupas it holds and the Tissa Wewa Reservoir.

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