Posts Tagged ‘Spiritual’

A glimmer of hope

The annual Navam Perahera pageant has been brightening the streets of Colombo since the late seventies...
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The Ruby Statue of the Vitarka Buddha

Something stirred in the soul of a Hong Kong art and gem collector when he saw an elderly woman clasp her hands in worship before the statue of the seated Buddha......
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Sambodhi Chaitya: Reaching The Spiritual Sky

Of all the sacred architecture in Colombo - Buddhist, Hindu, Muslim or Christian - the oldest, though brimming with tradition, cannot compare with the modern boldness of the skyward design of the stupa of the Sambodhi Chaitya....
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Bodhi at the River Kalu

It is a place of religious worship set in the midst of the horn and din of roaring traffic on one of Sri Lanka’s busiest roadways....
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The Village With The Light Mist

Hiniduma, the symbol of salvation stands out from among the trees as a sentinel of triumph....
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