A large Buddha statue here is painted with very bright colours. Weherahena ( Veherahena) is popular temple among the buddhist pilgrims. Hon. Rev. Paravaha Revatha Thero is the founder of this event .It is the name of a Buddhist clergyman named Budigama Rathanapala Nayaka Thera .Also the Rev. Thera Revatha Thero, Viharahena, the then Rev. Thero, the Manthanda Piriwena in Matara, This is a dense jungle. Initially, the local residents set up a small foyer for the use of the shrine .There was a dwelling in the area where the people of the area worked.