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Sigiriya means the lion rock in local language in Srilanka.King Kashyapa built his ruin on the rock to protect himself from his half brother 'Mugalan' in 5 th century A.D..King Kashyapa killed his own farther and became the king and was afraid of his half brother.

The story of king Kashyapa is a sad story as he killed his own farther..but he left  a wonderful fortress to the world.Sigiriya was once selected as the 08th wonder of the world.

You must visit this wonderful rock kingdom to realize the wonder of magnificent constructions and arts in 5th century.