Sri Lanka is a land with a rich cultural and historical heritage which is reflected in its various landmarks and ancient sites. Explore Sri Lanka arts that are bound to stir you imagination with their unique characteristics. Suggestive of the talent of Sri Lanka artists, there are masterpieces for you to witness in the island. Among the many points of interest that will arouse your curiosity Buddhist art takes a special place. The island is home to a number of sites where awe-inspiring Buddhist paintings can be seen and in 1951 relic-chamber paintings were discovered at two sites. This was said to match the literary descriptions of paintings at a relic-chamber found much earlier. Rhythmical and fluent line drawings done in black and red were found in a relic-chamber of Mihintale.
Thanuja Silva is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Auburn Silver. She has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.