November, 2011

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Kebiliththa: Divine Belief

We clasped our hands together in reverence deep in religious fervor... the whole jungle was quiet as if waiting...
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A Nation’s Prestige

Rising up from the waters of the Diyawanna Oya is the striking edifice of the Parliament of Sri Lanka...
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An Offering With A Difference

In the early hours of the morning, the Ruwanweliseya in Anuradhapura is a sea of fluttering saffron yellow robes. Monks from over 1,000 temples in the country are gathered together for a special ceremony...
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Boatful of Negombo

After a rough day, casting nets and sailing in the vast seas, what do the fishermen of Negombo do? They sleep... heavily. And while they catch their zzzs, the coastline and lagoon inlets become a display or parking spot of...
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Toddy Life

He places his foot on the rope, it sags under his weight but holds; the knot is strong. His bare feet inch their way forward, his hands reach up and hold onto the rope above...
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BLUDGE All The Way

And this duo, Sala and, well, ‘Bludgy’ as she is fondly called, are gradually moulding it into a lifestyle brand....
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The Taste Is In The Mix

Good news for vegetarians, Koluu focuses on two dishes that make innovative use of vegetables; Brinjal (Aubergine) Sambol and Okra Salad. ...
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Selyn Handlooms: Sustaining Communities Through An Ancient Art

Deep in the heart of the North Western province, in the humble village of Wanduragala, Kurunegala, an ancient tradition bursts into life. ...
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True ‘Flavors’ Of India At Galadari

Stepping into the newly opened restaurant ‘Flavors’ – is much like setting foot on a microcosm of India itself....
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Mandara Rosen: At The Foot Of The Sacred Mountain

The noonday sun beat relentlessly down on the Sacred City of Kataragama. A short distance away however, Mandara Rosen serves as an oasis of comfort ...
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