top of page

Aukana Rock Temple

The Aukana (or Avukana) ancient Rock Temple and Buddha Statue is best known for its spectacular craftsmanship, from the Buddha’s head to the Buddha’s feet, the statue is full of great attention to detail, especially when looking at the unique position of the ‘Asisa Mudra’ or posture of blessing, along with the drapery and proportionality of the features of the Buddha. Thus, making it one of the best-preserved ancient statues of the Buddha in the entire country.

Aukana Buddha Statue

Aukana ancient site

Bodhi tree at Aukana

Aukana ancient rock tempel entrance

28 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All
bottom of page