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Following the Mist to Madulsima

A lush, green region of tea estates and forests in the Uva hills that is constantly enveloped in a mist. Madulsima offers splendid views of mountains, paddy fields, reservoirs and rich foliage....
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Story of the Saffron-Robed Rock

Once a palace, the legendary and culturally-rich Kasagala Raja Maha Viharaya in Hambantota has numerous historic events and folklore linked to it, including the story of how the rock got its name. ...
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Lime for Aswaha Katawaha

The little green lime is associated with mighty powers in Sri Lanka. For centuries the islanders, both Buddhists and Hindus, have believed that the lime will protect them from the evil and envious eye....
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Religions co-exist on St Michael’s

This road in Polwatte, in Colombo’s residential and commercial district, represents spiritual diversity and respect. It is where devotees of Sri Dharmakeertyaramaya, Elanthoppu Shakthi Amman Kovil, St Michael’s Church Polwatte and Kollupitiya Jumma Masjid, co-exist. ...
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Kottawa: The Unknown Rainforest

Located in Galle, the Kottawa Rainforest is pristine and ideal for a tranquil exploration. ...
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Snapshot of Memories of Bygone Livelihoods

The tradition of street vending and hawking continues even today in Sri Lanka. Relive the fond memories of an island when you encounter these bygone livelihoods. ...
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Lost in Time in Pottuvil

Stumble upon the remarkable historical legacy of the ancient Ruhunu Kingdom, hidden amidst the untamed and exciting terrain of the East Coast. Discover the historic mysteries of the island, waiting to be unearthed. ...
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Podi Hamuduruwo: Strength and Perseverance

An epitome of Buddhist teachings of compassion, Chief incumbent of the Gangaramaya Temple, Ven Galboda Gnanissara Thero, demonstrates unwavering benevolence in changing the lives of Sri Lankans and inspires determination in all. ...
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The Wild Wild East

From the heavenly skies as the birds take their flight, to the herds of elephants enjoying the drizzle that brings life to the terrain, a visit to Kumana and Lahugala offers unforgettable experiences....
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The Spiritual Light of St Lucia’s Cathedral

Located in Kotahena, St Lucia’s Cathedral has a wonderful history that is represented in its beautiful and quaint architecture. It is an awe-inspiring edifice. ...
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