Asoka Weerasinghe Travel Articles

 
Unawatuna: Post Tsunami Scenario – Unawatuna, South Coast, Sri Lanka
Unawatuna: Post Tsunami Scenario – Unawatuna, South Coast, Sri Lanka home_feb17_srilanka.jpgAsoka Weerasin
Esala Festival Season 2000
Esala, the lunar month in the Singhalese calendar ushers in a period of festivities in Sri Lanka and it occurs during the months of July and August. This year the full moon day of Esala falls on 16th of July 2000. Most of these festivals take the form of a Perehara, a procession conducted mostly […]
Esala Festival Season 2001
Esala, the lunar month in the Singhalese calendar ushers in a period of festivities in Sri Lanka and it occurs during the months of July and August. This year the full moon day of Esala falls on 5th of July 2001. Most of these festivals take the form of a Perehara, a procession conducted mostly […]
Sri Lanka Travel Guide
Sri Lanka Travel Guide General Facts The number 1 beach destination in Sri Lanka, the sleepy fishing hamlet Unawatuna has a mythical and historical past, which makes it a very special place. Mythical Legend Was Unawatuna one of the beach paradises described in ValmikiÂ’s epic Ramayanaya, as a “seashore dotted with thousands of trees, coconuts and palms dominating, strings […]