The history of the Tooth Relic – the complete picture!

Visited by people from all corners of the earth, the temple of the Tooth Relic is an immensely significant location in Sri Lanka. Want to know more about the history behind it all? 1) History Following the parinirvana (passing) of the Buddha, the tooth relic was then preserved in the kingdom of Kalinga. This was…

Amazing places to visit in Sri Lanka – Beauty like no other!

The pearl of the Indian Ocean is definitely an island worth visiting! From the lovely sunny coasts, right down to ancient rainforests and iconic historical sites, Sri Lanka has it all. Here are a few places that may pique your interest to make a visit to this island shaped like a teardrop. Trincomalee Located on…

History of Adam’s Peak – The Holy Mountain

The much venerated Adam’s Peak is regarded as Sri Lanka’s holy mountain, attracting a steady stream of devotees, in addition to sightseers History The spotlight of the worship is the mysterious trait that is found at the mountain’s peak, which Hindus see as the footprint of Lord Shiva. Other religions provide their own interpretations of…