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Sri Pada (Sri Lanka)
Sri Pada (also Adam's peak; Sinhalese Samanalakanda - සමනළ කන්ද "butterfly mountain", Tamil Sivanolipatha Malai - சிவனொளி பாதமலை), is a tall conical mountain located in central Sri Lanka. It is well known for the Sri Pada "sacred footprint", a rock formation near the summit, in Buddhist tradition it is held to be the footprint of the Buddha, in Hindu tradition that of Shiva and in Muslim and Christian tradition that of Adam.
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1. a mountain peak in south central Sri Lanka (7,360 feet high)
(hypernym) mountain peak
(part-holonym) Sri Lanka, Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Ceylon
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