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Gal Vihara, Polonnaruwa - Colombo, Sri Lanka: This sculptured image of the Seated Buddha is one of 4 images carved out of one piece of Granite dating back to the 12th Century and is considered the finest work of its kind in Sri Lanka.

Deep in the Mexican rainforest dwells a hidden temple with a strange history

Las Pozas - "Referred to as the “Surrealist Xanadu”, this gorgeous work of architecture isn’t ancient at all, but dates back to the late 1940′s, when eccentric Englishman Edward James was living in a state of semi-exile in the Mexican rainforest. To pass the time, he began building a series of “garden sculptures” inspired by surrealist art."

The British Museum, London Open daily 10.00–17.30, Late night Fridays until 20.30, Admission free

It is sculptured in relief, with Ogham inscriptions down each of the four angles. The front bears a celtic cross with interlacing, and the back bears symbols including fish monsters, the elephant or dolphin, double disc and z-rod.

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