Kumara Pokuna - Ancient City of Polonnaruwa •
This pond or royal bath is presently known as "Kumara Pokuna" is believed to be the Pond named "Sila Pokkharani" mentioned Mahavamsa. The pond is located next to the Council Chamber of King Parakramabahu in Polonnaruwa District of North Central Province, Sri Lanka. According to Mahavamsa, the pond was built by King Parakramabahu the Great (1153