Situated just outside the town of Kegalle, some forty kilometers west of Kandy, the Pinnewala Elephant...
History says it was on a Poson Poya day that Arahath Mahinda, son of the great...
People in Colombo and major cities often wish to spend their weekend away from the hustle-bustle...
UN International Vesak Festival 2017 in Sri Lanka
Vesak is the most important day in the Buddhist calendar, marks commemoration of Lord Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and passing away. World Buddhist leaders have agreed to hold the UN...
- May 9, 2017
Wilpattu National Park Map & Tourist Attractions
Wilpattu National Park is among the oldest and the largest (131, 693 ha) National Parks in Sri Lanka. Key tourist attractions of this National Park is its large network...
- May 9, 2017
Visit Sri Lanka in 2016 for beautiful beaches, heritage, people, food and elephants
Huffingtonpost recently published an article titled “12 Reasons to Visit Sri Lanka in 2016” Some of the interesting reasons listed in the article are – It’s an unspoiled tourist...
- November 30, 2015
Vesak festival in Sri Lanka and around the World
The ritual, cultural and religious celebration, Wesak (or Vesak), commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and death (or parinibbāna) of the Buddha. It is celebrated on the day of the full moon...
- April 26, 2014
Sinhala and Tamil New Year Food Recipes in Sri Lanka
For Sinhala and Tamil New year many special food (Rice, Curries and sweetmeats) are prepared in every home. Major food items in the Auvrudu table are Milk Rice (Kiribath) and...
- April 12, 2014
Sinhala and Tamil New Year Games in Sri Lanka– Aurudu Kreeda
The Sri Lankan Sinhalese and Tamil New Year (Aluth Avurudhu” in Sinhala and “Puththandu in Tamil ) is a national festival which has been celebrated for centuries. The most pronounced...
- April 10, 2014
Travel to Sri Lanka – How Sri Lanka is different to India
Lying next to each other so close that they have been mistaken as the same country, India and Sri Lanka have been repeatedly linked to each other over time...
- April 2, 2014