The Ocean of the King Parakramanahu – Srilanka #SriLanka #LKA

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The Ocean of the King Parakramanahu  - Srilanka

The vast water reservoir was built by King Parakramabahu (1153-1186) in Polonnaruwa, Srilanka. As at today, the dam of Parakrama Samudraya is 8 ½ miles (14 kilometres) in length and 40 feet (12.2 metres) in height. The body of water covers 5350 acres with an average depth of 25 feet. Over 18000 acres of paddy land is supported by this reservoir.

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