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Adam's Peak

A mountain, 2,243 m (7,359 ft) high, in south-central Sri Lanka. It is a sacred place of pilgrimage for Buddhists, Hindus, and Muslims.
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Noun1.Adam's Peak - a mountain peak in south central Sri Lanka (7,360 feet high)Adam's Peak - a mountain peak in south central Sri Lanka (7,360 feet high)
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka, Ceylon - a republic on the island of Ceylon; became independent of the United Kingdom in 1948
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Precious omniscient relics consecrated by the chief prelates of the sacred Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi temple, Sri Pada (Adams peak) temple, Sri Subuthi Temple in Waskaduwa and Udaganawa Raja Maha Vihara were deposited in the casket prior to placement in the decorated vehicle.
Venerable Maha Sanga including the Chief Prelates of Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi temple, Adams peak temple, Sri Subuthi Temple and Udaganawa Raja Maha Vihara blessed the motorcade prior to departure.
Sri Lanka's Deputy Environment Minister Faiszer Musthapha said that Horton Plains, Knuckles Range and Adams Peak have been inscribed as World Heritage Sites at the World Heritage Conference in Brazil.