Ruins of King Sangiliyan’s Minister’s Residence, Jaffna
Nallur is located 3.5 km away from Jaffna town. Originally known by its royal name “Singainagar” Nallur was the capital of the ancient Jaffna Kingdom. This was the official residence of the Minister of king Sankiliyan. This is located in Nallur along the Jaffna Point Pedro road. This is one of the ancient buildings still found in Nallur area. It is believed that this building was the residence of the Minister to the King Sangilian whose Kingdom had Nallur as its capital. This building had been constructed in conformity with a popular architectural design.