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Sri Lanka - Past and Present

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Published by Margraf Verlag .
Written in English

  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Sri Lanka

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsManfred Domroes (Editor), Helmut Roth (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages1997
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8946795M
    ISBN 103823612891
    ISBN 109783823612896

    The Mahavamsa: The great chronicle of Ceylon () Download PDF 43Mb () The Mahavamsam - Download Tamil Translation Chapter PDF Mb The ruined cities of Ceylon (), By Cave, H. William - PDF Mb ().   A chronology of key events in the history of Sri Lanka from the fifth century BC to the present day. - Ceylon becomes a republic and changes its name to Sri Lanka. Buddhism is given.

    Sri Lanka The Sacred Heart of Sri Lanka with Andrew Harvey a pilgrimage into the sacred heart of Sri Lanka, and into the healing depths of its traditions, of Buddhist meditation and art and Ayurvedic healing. This is a wonderful opportunity to deepen our spiritual awareness and understanding of Sri Lanka’s sacred past and present. G.C.E. Advanced Level Exam (Old Syllabus) Past Papers – Sinhala Medium Bharatha Lankage Grade 5 School Ship Exam Model Paper G.C.E. Advaced Level Exam Model Papers – Tamil Medium.

    The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (ශ්‍රී ලංකා in Sinhala, இலங்கை in Tamil) is a tropical island nation off the southeast coast of the Indian capital of the country is Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte while the largest city is Colombo.. It was known as Ceylon before , and Serendib and Sinhale, among other names, before l: Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. iv ICES Research Papers: 1. Krishnan, Sonny Inbaraj (), Transition to Civilian Life of Teenage Girls and Young Women Ex-Combatants: A Case Study from Batticaloa, ICES Research Paper 1, June. 2. Wickramasinghe, Nira (), Producing the Present: History as Heritage in Post-War Patriotic Sri Lanka, ICES Research Paper 2, July. by: 2.

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