February, 2021

A CENTER FOR SPIRITUALITY AND LEARNING

Spread across 50 acres, the Nagananda International Institute for Buddhist Studies, and the Manelwatta Temple in Bollagala, Kelaniya are a mesmerizing sight. Emerging from the landscape, the spiritual aura pervades the entire area. Established as a center of learning, Nagananda...
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THE URBAN FOREST IN THE CITY

Beautifully lit green vistas adorn the city landscape on Scout Road that runs across from Galle Face Road along the Beira Lake. Creating an urban oasis, the Galle Face Urban Forest Park and Beira Lake Open Air Restaurant provide recreational...
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NEGOMBO BACK IN ACTION WITH LORDS

Colorful lights and toe-tapping music mesmerize your senses and you are drawn towards this hive of creativity. Serving delicious cuisine and exotic beverages, Lords reopens its doors to provide memorable experience to all their guests. Words Udeshi Amarasinghe. | Photographs...
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THE SECLUDED BEACHES OF WHISKY POINT

The mesmerizing sun rise is almost like a painting and the sounds of the waves crashing has a rhythmic lull. The beach is tranquil with only nature’s sounds accompanying you. Whisky Point is the secluded beach in Arugambay away from...
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THE GLOW OF TURMERIC

  Beautiful as the moon. Golden and brilliant. Holy and auspicious. Healthy and charming. Who wouldn’t be captivated by the energy attributed to turmeric in Sanskrit? Words Jennifer Paldano Goonewardene. Dear to the gods and exalted by native physicians, this...
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