Anuradhapura

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Anuradhapura
අනුරාධපුරය
அனுராதபுரம்
Ceety
Kuttam Pokuna
Anuradhapura is locatit in Sri Lanka
Anuradhapura
Anuradhapura
Location in Sri Lanka
Coordinates: 8°21′0″N 80°23′7″E / 8.35000°N 80.38528°E / 8.35000; 80.38528Coordinates: 8°21′0″N 80°23′7″E / 8.35000°N 80.38528°E / 8.35000; 80.38528
Kintra Sri Lanka
Province North Central Province
Destrict Anuradhapura
Established 4t century BC
Govrenment
 • Teep Municipal Council
Aurie
 • Ceety 7,179 km2 (2,772 sq mi)
 • Urban 36 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation 81 m (266 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Ceety 50,595
 • Density 2,314/km2 (5,990/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Anuradhians
Time zone Sri Lanka Staundart Time Zone (UTC+5:30)
Postal code 50000

Anuradhapura (Sinhala: අනුරාධපුරය; Tamil: அனுராதபுரம்) is a major ceety in Sri Lanka. It is the caipital ceety o North Central Province, Sri Lanka an the caipital o Anuradhapura Destrict. Anuradhapura is ane o the auncient caipitals o Sri Lanka, famous for its well-preserved ruins o an auncient Sri Lankan ceevilisation.