Sri lanka events, best place to find all events in sri lanka and largest events portal in sri lanka. Sri lanka events,best place to find all events in sri lanka and largest events portal in sri lanka. Events and festivals in hikkaduwa: find out which events and concerts are occurring in january, 2018 involve yourself in everything that hikkaduwa has to offer to you. Holidays to tresure offers detailed information about the package trip to explore the religious festivals of sri lanka curious tourists from world wide can get important information about the festivals celebrated in sri lanka such as deepavali, new year festival, christmas festivals and buddhist festivals and can also get info info about the. One of the most significant events is sri lanka day celebration and tribute to the culture,foods,traditional dance and heritage of the sri lankan people.
Japan expo in sri lanka 2018 21st of apr 2018 @ bmich view event ramadan shopping festival. Inter act art is happy to announce the call for participation in the seventh colombo international theater festival - 2018 (citf) citf 2018 will feature performances from across the globe, formal and informal interactions between artists from sri lanka and abroad. Sri lanka is one of the few countries with a very vast and rich cultural diversity the culture is itself very unique and thereby contributes to the sri lankan identity. Sri lanka having a history as long as many ancient civilizations, positioning in the crossroad of the east and the west, and being a multicultural society, celebrates a wide variety of festivals, ceremonies and events every year on or about april 13 sinhala and tamil people celebrate sinhala and tamil new year festival, christians celebrate. With four major religions and more than 25 public holidays annually, sri lanka has mastered the art of colourful, entertaining and tourist-worthy festivals while most celebrations are religious in nature, all are welcome to partake whether you are looking to expand your cultural knowledge or experience a different religion, here is our. Sinhalese new year, generally known as aluth avurudda (sinhalese: අලුත් අවුරුද්ද) in sri lanka the mating season of the bird roughly coincides with the festival season.
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Are you in sri lanka during the month of april then, this is an article you should read till the end to learn about the number one festival in sri lanka that happens in april, every year. World news about sri lanka breaking news and archival information about its people, politics and economy from the new york times. Kandy esala perahera is one of the oldest and grandest of all buddhist festivals in sri lanka the esala perahera in kandy is celebrated to honour.
Sri lanka festival, experience nawam maha perahera sri lanka this tour is ideal package to visit sri lanka, an amazing island like no other on earth. You are reading about sinhala & tamil new year festival find more popular activities to do in sri lanka plan your holidays to sri lanka or browse tour packages of sri lanka. Most (but not all) sri lankan festivals follow the lunar calendar, meaning that dates vary considerably from year to year most of the public holidays are based on buddhist festivals.
List of sri lanka food and hospitality industry shows, cultural exhibitions and other food and beverage events. Deepavali festival is mostly celebrated by the sri lankan tamils deepavali is also known as diwali in both india and sri lanka deepavali festival means many rituals and lighting off small lamps to banish off all shadows from one's house and life. Atman festival is a tribal gathering that stems from an international organization with the objective of developing a new musical dimension within the tropical paradise known as sri lanka, alongside focused efforts on charity aid and eco-sustainable projects that improve livelihoods. International film festival of colombo iffcolombo 's goal is to fulfill the need for an international cinema celebration in sri lanka. Cultural events & festivals of sri lanka as a cultural country filled with customs and tradition, sri lanka offers locals and visitors vibrant events for visitors to indulge in. As a part of celebrating our heritage and culture, we would like to celebrate a special event every month and share the joys of our multi-cultural heritage with you all join us on a monthly journey as we look through [. 301 moved permanently nginx/1102.
Pages in category festivals in sri lanka the following 10 pages are in this category, out of 10 total this list may not reflect recent changes (. Sri lanka is home to four main religions and celebrates 25 public holidays throughout the year making it have one of the busiest calendars in the world. Ceylon tours - events in sri lanka asela perahara kandy, wesak festival, hikkaduwa beach festm, adam's peak festival. Sri lanka-travelcom offers colombo festivals, bhuddhist festivals sri lanka, festivals, all festivals sri lanka. Some of the most important buddhist holidays and festivals are briefly outlined below in theravadin countries (thailand, burma, sri lanka, cambodia and laos), the new year is celebrated for three days from the first full moon day in april in mahayana countries. Every full moon day in sri lanka is known as poya, a buddhist public holiday in which adherents dress in white to visit the temple from dawn until dusk to pray, meditate and listen to religious discourse. Vesak is considered as both a religious and cultural festival in sri lanka it is celebrated on the day of the full moon in may vesak day is one of the bigg.