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Ancient royal city of Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka. Gardens, parks, palaces and temples. Astrogeographic position: in the highly attractive royal fire sign Leo the sign of kings and a main indicator for aristocratic capitals with the highly defensive water sign Scorpio one of the main indicators for fortresses. Valid for field level 2 which describes how the town is embedded in the country.


Sigiriya ,Sri Lanka: King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. It is one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning. A UNESCO World Heritage Site.


10 Breathtakingly Beautiful Monsoon Getaways Near Pune & Mumbai


The best Sri Lanka tour packages combine wildlife, culture and history. Don’t miss these must-do experiences when planning a trip to Sri Lanka.

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uncommonjones: Ancient temple ruins in Anuradhapura in Sri... (The Gifts Of Life)

temple ruins in Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. The carved stone is c the ‘Moonstone’ and the steps lead to a sitting Buddha

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History Of Sri Lanka Tamil Genocide

Following is a short History of the genocide of The Tamils in SriLanka. Successive Lankan Governments have used the Tamil Card to gain power and used terror against the Tamils to sustain their power.


CENTRAL HIGHLANDS OF SRI LANKA: include the largest & least disturbed remaining areas of submontane & montane rain forests of Sri Lanka, which are a global conservation priority on many accounts. They contain half of Sri Lanka's endemic flowering plants & 51% of its endemic vertebrates. Recent archaeological investigations have yielded evidence of hunting & foraging during the glacial maximum period, starting around 22,000 BC. The history of Adam's Peak is full of legends.