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Kandy
මහනුවර
கண்டி
Ceety
Clockwise frae left tap: Temple o the Tuith, Bahirawakanda Temple, Entrance o Bogambara Prison, Kandy Clock Touer, Kandy Loch, Pallekele Internaitional Cricket Stadium, Sarachchandra Appen-Air Theatre
Nickname(s): Nuwara, Senkadagala
Motto(s): Leal an Free
Kandy is locatit in Sri Lanka
Kandy
Kandy
Coordinates: 7°17′47″N 80°38′6″E / 7.29639°N 80.63500°E / 7.29639; 80.63500Coordinates: 7°17′47″N 80°38′6″E / 7.29639°N 80.63500°E / 7.29639; 80.63500
Kintra Sri Lanka
Province Central Province
Destrict Kandy District
Diveesional Secretariat Kandy Divisional Secretariat
Senkadagalapura 14t century
Kandy Municipal Cooncil 1865
Foondit bi Vikramabahu III
Govrenment
 • Teep Municipal Council
 • Bouk Kandy Municipal Cooncil
Aurie
 • Total 28.53 km2 (11.02 sq mi)
Elevation 500 m (1,600 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Tot 125,400
 • Density 4,591/km2 (11,890/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Kandyan
Time zone Sri Lanka Time (UTC+05:30)
Postal code 20000
Aurie code(s) 081
Wabsteid www.kandy.dist.gov.lk

Kandy (Sinhala: මහනුවර Mahanuwara, pronoonced [mahanuʋərə]; Tamil: கண்டி, pronoonced [ˈkaɳɖi]) is a major cety in Sri Lanka locatit in the Central Province.