Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Kandy, a town of Ceylon, 74 miles N.E. of Colombo. It is situated on a wide plain near a small lake about 1,670 feet above the sea. The famous tooth of Buddha is preserved in a temple in the town.

“Hope in this life is a perishing thing, but the hope of good men, when it is cut off from this world, is but removed like a tree, transplanted from this nursery to the garden of the Lord.”
–Matthew Henry, Commentary, Job 19