The Future of Colombo – A Garden City in the Making!

Being the largest city and the commercial capital of Sri Lanka, Colombo is a modern metropolis that is home to some of Asia’s most ambitious developments projects. Read on to know about the war-ridden past, the emerging present and the prosperous future of the Colombo city. The war-ridden past Sri Lanka was devastated during the…

Bahiravokanda Buddha Statue – An epitome of ancient sculpture

Located within easy reach of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka is a massive concrete religious monument known as the Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue. This Buddha statue is visible from most of the spots in Kandy. Bahiravokanda Buddha Statue image by Andy Nobes via Flickr (CC BY 2.0) Sri Lanka Sri Lanka is predominantly a Buddhist country and has a large number of monuments…