Buddhist Sites

Explore the sites of artificial temple mounds and monastery compounds associated the history of Buddhism the Maldives from the period before the islands’ conversion to Islam in the twelfth century.
 
The pages linked below also contain record numbers and links to further information about each site in our database.
When using any of the information or images from this website in academic publications, print, or elsewhere on the internet, please reference:
R. Michael Feener (Ed.) Maldives Heritage Survey (https://maldivesheritage.oxcis.ac.uk), last accessed: dd/mm/yyyyy 

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Hoadhado Mound 1

Gan Mound

Hoadhado Mound 2

Kuruhinna Tharaagan’du

Isdhoo Mound, Laamu Atoll