Travel to Sri Lanka: Lankatilaka: Photo 23
Next to Vishnu is the small and always covered shrine of Kumara Bandara, a dangerous god whom it is fatal to behold. Twice a week, prayers are offered to him; at that time, a priest opens the curtain and places food and drink before the god. Even the priest, however, does not dare look at the image.
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