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Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy, which houses the relic of the tooth of the Buddha. Since ancient times, the relic has played an important role in local politics because it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings and is a World Heritage Site mainly due t
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Jewel of the Indian Ocean

The Daily Star (satire) - 14 Jun 2018
You can visit Kandy for the renowned Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, which supposedly houses a tooth of Buddha. If you are interested to interact, feed and bathe with elephants, Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is only two hours away from Colombo.
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My Temple of Steam-Table Soul Food

Bon Appetit - 06 Jun 2018
Yes, the infinite refills of sweet tea with crushed ice and banana pudding in a to-go Styrofoam cup were gifts for my sweet tooth. But there were innumerable restaurants that could put that lineup of items together, a few on the same street, and just ...
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Former Lion Adds Teeth to Raiders Defense

NBC Bay Area - 08 Jun 2018
Whitehead, who was a fifth-round pick by Detroit out of Temple in 2012, is a 6-foot-2, 241-pounder who was a Lions starter the past four seasons, playing both inside and outside. The past two seasons, he's been a tackling machine. In 2016 he was in on ...
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Hitler's Teeth Reveal Nazi Dictator's Cause of Death

History - 19 May 2018
In a new study, French scientists analyzed fragments of Adolf Hitler's teeth to prove that he died in 1945, after taking cyanide and shooting himself in the head. The research, published in the European Journal of Internal Medicine in May 2018, seeks ...
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Tour temples, churches and a mosque on Singapore stopover excursion

Los Angeles Times - 31 May 2018
Explore the spiritual side of Singapore on a quick stopover excursion offered by Remote Lands. Highlights include visits to some of the city-state's significant religious sites, including the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and the Sri Mariamman, the oldest ...
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Surge in anti-Semitic cartoons in Arab media after US embassy move

The Times of Israel - 28 May 2018
The cartoons ranged from portraying Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump as snakes plotting the takeover of the Temple Mount to the devil holding an American flag with the stars replaced by Stars of David. Other images showed ...
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Memory lane 18 June 2018

Law Gazette - 18 Jun 2018
Cross-border arbitration has teeth. Fears that commercial arbitration would be unenforceable across national boundaries have proved groundless, according to academic experts. China, India and Russia are the countries perceived as most hostile to ...
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The enchanting gardens of Sri Lanka with Joe Swift - 01 Jun 2018
These include Sigiriya Lion Rock, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth and the Dambulla Cave Temple, the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka with murals covering an area of 2,100 square metres. There will also be time to enjoy a ...
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What is a Dry Socket? - 30 May 2018
Severe pain within a few days after a tooth extraction. • Loss of blood clot at the extraction site will look like an empty socket. • May be able to see bone in the socket. • Pain that radiates from the extraction site, to your ear, eye, temple on the ...
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The Sri Lankan sojourn: Clean, green and serene

The Asian Age - 07 Jun 2018
Kandy is the home of The Temple of the Tooth Relic (Sri Dalada Maligawa), one of the most sacred places of worship in the Buddhist world. It was declared a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1988. For years Kandy has been known to be a traditional city, ...
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Real Teeth – Dregs | EP review

The Upcoming - 12 Jun 2018
Heralding the closest that Dregs comes to a gear-change, When the Night Was Young opens with Temple in contemplative mood as he picks over the bones of a night of hedonism, lamenting the futility he finds. The sentiment contrasts with the tune itself, ...
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The resounding rebirth of Sri Lanka

San Francisco Examiner - 27 May 2018
In Kandy's historical center, one of Buddha's molars rests in the Temple of the Tooth. Wondering what a close dentist friend would think of paying homage to a tooth in a town called Kandy, I checked into Elephant Stables, a charming Colonial hilltop ...
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Tea and Trumpets

Vancouver Sun - 26 May 2018
From there to Kandy, town of a dozen hills, home to the Temple of the Tooth, a key Buddhist site, and Kandy Lake Club, where artists perform traditional dance like the mayura natuma (peacock dance) and firewalkers waltz on smoking ash. We find time for ...

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