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Ancient roots

Founded in the 3rd century B.C., Anuradhapura was a Ceylonese political and religious capital that flourished for 1,300 years and was abandoned after an invasion in 993. 155 more words

Unexpected Garden


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “On the Way.”

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Karl's First Week in Sri Lanka

Before I landed in Sri Lanka, I didn’t quite know what to expect. I’d never set foot outside Europe, my idea of a warm day was 25 degrees, and breakfast was Coco Pops, or maybe a crumpet smothered in peanut butter. 952 more words

Rosie May Home

Sri Lanka Government Promises More Facilities For Anuradhapura Pilgrims

Kuttam Pokuna in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. Photo by AtulaSiriwardane , Wikipedia Commons.

Proper facilities will be provided to local and foreign tourists visiting the historic… 188 more words

Sri Lanka Travel News


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Blur.” 35 more words


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Sri Maha Bodhi – 2300 Years and Counting

Sri Maha Bodhi, the Bodhi Tree at Anuradhpura, Sri Lanka, was planted in 288 BC, making it the oldest verified flowering plant. 34 more words