ⓘ Mahanaga, Prince of Ruhuna

                                     

ⓘ Mahanaga, Prince of Ruhuna

Mahanaga was an early monarch of Sri Lanka of the Kingdom of Ruhuna in the southern region of the island. He is the founder of the Ruhuna. The Kingdom of Ruhuna was in some periods a client state loyal to the King of Anuradhapura and in some periods a country independent of it.

                                     
  • established here. Ruhuna was founded around 200 BC by Prince Mahanaga brother to Devanampiya Tissa of Anuradhapura, after a personal dispute. This region
  • color of golden body was the king of the Kingdom of Ruhuna in the southern part of Sri Lanka. He ruled Ruhuna in the same time as Keleni Tissa of Maya
  • monarch of Sri Lanka of the Kingdom of Ruhuna in the Southern region of the island. The Kingdom of Ruhuna was a Sub kingdom loyal to the King of Anuradhapura
  • area of the island and became the ruler of the area. Mahanaga is regarded as the first king of Ruhuna where the capital of was Magama. King Mahanaga did
  • brother Mahanaga Prince of Ruhuna was the founder of the Principality of Ruhuna Emperor Ashoka took a keen interest in the propagation of Buddhism
  • Sinhala: ව හ රමහ ද ව was the mother of King Dutugamunu, Saddhatissa and the Queen consort of King Kavantissa King of the Ruhuna Sri Lanka According to recent
  • brother Mahanaga At the time of his birth Dutugemunu s father was Kavantissa, king of Ruhuna a small kingdom in south - east Sri Lanka outside of the influence