UNESCO Heritage Sites


National Symbols of Sri Lanka

  National Symbols           THE NATIONAL FLAG    The National Flag of Sri Lanka has been designed with great care and purpose. The significance of each symbols of the National Flag is as follows . The lion in the flag represents the Sinhala race. The sword of the lion represents the … Continue reading

Spices of Sri Lanka

  Spices   Sri Lanka Spices   In the 16th century Ceylon, as it was then known, was discovered by Portuguese who soon began trading in cinnamon and other spices. The Dutch and British followed bringing with them their own history and influences, forming a strong Western presence which created a history of food expressed with … Continue reading