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Ghandi Waterside Park

This new waterside park is almost completed, giving the waterfront a spiffy new look.
Batticaloa!

October 10th 2013
Batticaloa! Riding through the countryside approaching Batticaloa was like the approach to Jaffna. Destroyed buildings all along the way. Who was there when that roof collapsed? Did the people at this farm get out alive? Though the war officially ended in 2009, there are reminders of it everywhere. As with the tsunami, the people of "Batti" took a very big hit. And as everywhere else in Sri ... read more
Asia » Sri Lanka » Eastern Province » Batticaloa

Sri Lankan Flag The Sinhalese arrived in Sri Lanka late in the 6th century B.C., probably from northern India. Buddhism was introduced beginning in about the mid-third century B.C., and a great civilization developed at the cities of Anuradhapura (kingdom from circa... ... read more
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