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Decorating Ruwanwelisaya Dagoba at Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, affectionately called the pearl of the Indian Ocean is predominantly a Buddhist country.  Around 70% of its population follows the Theravada branch of Buddhism.   651 more words


Ayubowan, Sri Lanka

It was 2011 when I closed one of the first few deals in the Alternative Investment Summit I was working on back then, one of them the key personnel of the National Development Fund of Sri Lanka trying to raise 1-2bln to build the infrastructure in Sri Lanka through the event. 1,649 more words


Bullock & Cart

Time to end the old year with a new photo.

Latitude: 8.354585
Longitude: 80.427561


Nilminimala - A Budding Young Artist

This was written by me in March, 2000

Having seen some extraordinarily beautiful paintings that were done by a young village lass, I was desperate to meet the artist. 520 more words

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka- To the North, July 2015

I love Sri Lanka.

Colourful, vibrant, busy… a place to go to lift your spirits.

This visit was a Northern trip, up to Tamil land. Not too much in the way of tourism as yet, but that’s the time to go. 3,892 more words

Travel Tales


The first few days in Sri Lanka were filled primarily with meeting new travel companions, dodging periodic rain and eating more rice than any human reasonably should. 880 more words

Sri Lanka

Travel Theme: Inspiration

The Unexpected

What inspires me? New experiences that are beyond my expectations. A flash of color, a splash of sound, a beating drum, my mind unbound. 88 more words