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'To know the tradition,' our ancestors believed, 'you must live the tradition.' The surviving Lankan villages of the olden days bear amply testimony for this faith. Most villages are revived in a bid to sustain that faith. It is now possible for the modern anthropologists to understand the complexity of the traditional ancient wisdom, as the villages and traditions resurface.
Anthropologists now believe the most effective way to sustain the tradition is ...
... with us started sharing their fruit and sweets with them. In turn we shared the sweets Josh had brought out with him and it wasn't long before the two boys were playing games with us all on our smartphones :-)
They took the telephone number of the family with an open invitation to go to their house if they had time and we all waved cheerio to them as we arrived in Polonnarawa.
True to form there were tuk tuks waiting for us and ...
... This Guest House has old building and the very brand new one. We got the old one, it was not very old like I thought. It was still good and clean, but the new one was clean, very good and big. This Guest House has 2 beds in 1 room, 1 the king bed and 1 single bed, 2 of us sharing the bed. We paid 1.000 rupees for 3 people/night, it was super cheap mannn, hahaha. Nirmala Guest House has free
wi-fi 24hrs and it has really nice balcony. This is the ...
... it difficult to infer any greater detail than this. The whole evening was certainly atmospheric, with dancing and drumming, ceremonial elephants and chanting pilgrims, illuminated only by the glow of the Vesak lanterns that lit up the promenade to the temple.
After an action-packed few days, I spent Sunday lounging beside the pool, missing the UK for the first time in 6 weeks, but ready to take on my final fortnight in Sri Lanka (as I write this I have about five days left).
... been easy Sailing. I have been tangled is a fishing net and today well listen to this.. I was boarding along beautifully properly done a 100meter run, wind flying in the face carving the waves heading fast
downwind in a Goofy position (Right foot forward). I switched into regular mynot so good position to come back.
Started off well and then BAM! Dug my board in deep and flipped forward landing in the kite lines. The ...