Sigiriya Rock Fortress

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Sigiriya today is named UNESCO World Heritage Site, known as Lion Rock is an ancient rock fortress located near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. King Kashyapa builts his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colorful paintings. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion.