Temple of the Tooth
Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth
Relic is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is
located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy,
which houses the relic of the tooth of the Buddha. Since ancient times,
the relic has played an important role in local politics because it
is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the
country. Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan..