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Srilankan Tamils vs Indian Tamils

Srilankan Tamils are purer Veddoid  or Munda(base race is Sentinelese Negrito). They are the ancestors of all Dravidian speaking peoples of south-India, Malaysia & SriLanka. 141 more words

Mixed Race

Years after two ships brought 568 migrants to Canada, seven acquittals and one conviction

After all the public outcry – understandable given public concerns about queue jumping but pumped up by then CIC Minister Kenney – only one conviction, although the prosecuting the case may have acted as a deterrent for other ships: 741 more words


Chinna chinna aasai 

When I was young, I heard my parents saying not to wear clothes that outline the shape of my body, not to leave the house after a certain time, not to draw attention to myself in anyway because it might provoke someone to make an inappropriate comment or gesture towards me. 270 more words


Sri Lanka arrest five over anti-religious violence


Wed Jun 14, 2017 | 10:10am EDT

Sri Lanka police have arrested five people including a member of a hardline Buddhist organization for instigating religious violence against Muslims and a Muslim for defaming Buddhism, police said on Sunday. 432 more words

Celebrating Buddhist principles in a confrontational world: A high stakes visit to Lanka for PM Modi

This week, Sri Lanka is “Dhammadvipa”, the island of Buddhist philosophy, as it celebrates United Nations Vesak Day to mark the birth, enlightenment and death of Lord Buddha on Friday. 1,163 more words

Foreign Policy

Sri Lanka Ice Caps

For the lowlanders, the Hill Country is an uncomfortable place.
“Too cold,” Manuja’s brother says with a dismissive sweep of his hand. “I can’t stay there more than a week.” 323 more words

Sri Lanka

Tamil civilisation -puhar 11,500 years old

NIO excavated in the Dwarka site of under ocean near the gulf of kutch in 1989 and pinned out that site was a medieval period. but puhar was oldest in the subcontinent’s site. 26 more words

Tamil Civilisation