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Sigiriya (Lion's Rock)

Sigiriya (Lion's rock) is an about 200 metres high massive rock and an ancient fortress and palace ruin in central Sri Lanka.

Ceylon 1938, Sigiriya (King Gorge VI).

The stamp is existing:
K 11½:11 watermark horizontally (1.2.1938)
K 11½:11 watermark vertically (1.6.1944) 

Ceylon 1950/1958, Sigiriya. 

Ceylon 1969, Sigiriya. 

 

Sigiriya. stamp

Japan 2002, Sigiriya. 

 

Sri Lanka 2005 stamp Visit South Asia, SAARC  The image in the center depicts Sigiriya

Sri Lanka 2005, Visit South Asia, SAARC.
The image in the center depicts Sigiriya.

 

Sri Lanka 2007, Sigiriya and The Great Wall of China.  

 

Sri Lanka 2012, "1912-2012 Aviation Centenary".
Plane over Sigiriya.

 

France Unesco 2013 Sigiriya Lions Rock stamp Sri Lanke.

France Unesco 2013, Sigiriya.

 

Sri Lanke 2016 Yowunpuraya Sigiriya Lion's rock stamp

Sri Lanka 2016, Yowunpuraya.

The ‘Yowunpuraya’ youth festival was held from 31th March to 3th April 2016 in Sigiriya. The image shows the Sigiriya (Lion's rock) in the background. 

 

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