Yoga and Ayurvedic Retreats in Sri Lanka

Yoga and Ayurvedic Retreats in Sri Lanka AYURVEDA Ayurvedic retreats in Sri Lanka offer a blissful haven for individuals seeking rejuvenation and healing through the ancient Ayurvedic practices. Nestled amidst breathtaking natural landscapes, these retreats provide a holistic approach to wellness, combining traditional Ayurvedic treatments, yoga, meditation, and nutritious cuisine. With skilled practitioners and serene […]

Ridi Viharaya (Silver Temple)

Ridi Viharaya (Silver Temple) Ridi Viharaya, also known as the Silver Temple, is a revered Theravada Buddhist temple located in the village of Ridigama, Sri Lanka. Its origins can be traced back to the 2nd century BCE, during the reign of Dutthagamani, a prominent ruler of Anuradhapura. The temple’s significance lies not only in its […]

Kande Viharre

Kande Viharre In the picturesque journey from Kaluwamodara junction on the Colombo Galle Matara main road, a hidden gem awaits – the temple atop the mountain, known as ‘Kande Viharre’. Some locals also refer to it as Aluthgama Kande Viharra, given its proximity to Aluthgama city. For those traveling from Colombo, as you pass Beruwala, […]

The Pekoe Trail and its 22 Stages

The Pekoe Trail and its 22 Stages Stage 1 : Hanthana to Galaha – 12.8 km The Pekoe Trail is a scenic hiking trail in Sri Lanka that begins at the Ceylon Tea Museum on the Hantana Estate. The museum is built on the ruins of the old Hantana Tea Factory, and offers visitors plenty […]

Traditional Avurudu Clothing

Traditional Avurudu Clothing The Sinhala and Tamil New Year, also known as Avurudu, is a major cultural festival celebrated in Sri Lanka. It marks the beginning of the Sinhala and Tamil calendar and is a time of joy and happiness for Sri Lankans all over the world. Along with the festive atmosphere, one of the […]

Avurudu Games and Activities

Avurudu Games and Activities Avurudu or the Sinhala and Tamil New Year is a time of festivity and celebration for Sri Lankan communities worldwide. It is a time to gather with family, friends and loved ones, and indulge in traditional games and activities that are unique to the culture and heritage of the island nation. […]

Avurudu – The Sinhala and Tamil New Year

Avrudu – The Sinhala and Tamil New Year Sri Lanka, a tropical island in South Asia, celebrates its New Year in April, marking the beginning of the traditional Sinhala and Tamil New Year, known as Avurudu. The festival is celebrated by both Sinhalese and Tamil communities in the country and around the world. Avurudu is […]

The Ancient Kadadora Temple

The Ancient Kadadora Temple Explore the mysteries of Kadadora Vihara, a hidden Buddhist temple situated in Kotmale, Sri Lanka. The temple is a rare sight, only appearing during the dry season of the year, as it was abandoned and ruined for the construction of the Kotmale Dam in 1979 by the Mahaweli Development Program. Despite […]

Kumari Ella Falls

Kumari Ella Falls At just 4 meters in height, Kumari Ella may be small in size, but it has a big story to tell. Legend has it that the waterfall was named after Kumari, the daughter of King Sitawaka Rajasinhe, who tragically drowned in its waters. The waterfall is located in the village of Hewainna, […]

Thalpe Beach

Thalpe Beach Nestled away from the hustle and bustle of the city, lies the tranquil Talpe beach where time seems to stand still. With a serene ambiance and a scarcity of crowds, the symphony of the sea waves is music to one’s ears, and the mesmerizing view of the undulating waves can soothe even the […]