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Kandy Perahera 2014
The most popular and colourful festival in Sri Lanka, Kandy Perahera is celebrated once a year usually in August. Dates for Kandy Perahera 2014 will be from 01st to the 11th of August 2014.
2014-08-01   Kandy, Sri Lanka Category: event

Religion Journal: How to Dress an Elephant
Kishinchand Chadiram Thadhani has been dressing elephants for 47 years. He is the official outfitter to the elephants taking part in one of Buddhism’s most significant festivals; the Kandy Esala Perahera in Sri Lanka. The 1...
2012-07-31   Kandy, Sri Lanka Category: people

Navam Raja, no more
The death of this majestic tusker was a tear jerking story for most Sri Lankans. This is not the first time when a death of an elephant became a story much talked about through out Sri Lanka. The tusker passed away on Friday ...
2011-07-19   Colombo, Sri Lanka Category: death

Sri Lankan vets better
Sri Lankan Veterinary Scientists are far ahead of their counterparts in other Asian countries such as India, Thailand and Myanmar, said Peradeniya University Veterinary Science Senior Lecturer Ashoka Dangolla addressing the m...
2010-12-09   Kandy, Thailand Category: medical

Annual Esala Great Parade kicks off in Sri Lanka
An elephant stands in front of Sri Lanka´s Temple of the Tooth (Dalada Maligawa) waiting for the start of Maha Pereha (Great Parade) at Kandy, about 110 km northeast of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Aug. 24, 2010. The Esala Maha ...
2010-08-25   Kandy, Sri Lanka Category: event

Can there be peraheras without elephants? Traditions may change without their participation
Buddhist temples and devalas in the country are finding it difficult to maintain the status and grandeur of their annual religious festivals and peraheras owing to the dearth of tame elephants. Basnayake Nilame of the Sabarag...
2010-08-20   Colombo, Sri Lanka Category: misc

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