Sri Lanka Written and presented by Kaushalya Janaarthanan கெளசல்யா ஜனார்த்தனன் வணக்கம்
Sri Lanka is a little island in the Indian Ocean. It is nicknamed India’s teardrop. Once Sri Lanka was named Ceylon. Most people who live in Sri Lanka are Tamil or Sinhalese.
Total area of Srilanka:65,610sq km
Where is Sri Lanka located?
Sri Lanka is in Asia,
just below India.
Its capital is Colombo.
Here is Sri Lanka in the map of Asia.
T h e S r i L a n k a n F l a g
The Sri Lankan Flag is
sometimes known as the lion
flag. It mainly uses the
colours red, saffron and green.
From the 5 th century BC, the Sri Lankan Flag was a symbol of the Sinhalese people. The green and saffron stripes were added in the flag at 1981.The green stripe was a symbol to the Muslims, the orange stripe was a symbol for the Hindus and the four leaves surrounding the lion was a symbol for the Buddhists.
What is Sri Lanka famous for?
Sri Lanka is famous for
cinnamon. They grow
many trees such as
cinnamon trees and
rubber trees. Sri Lanka
was one of the first
countries to have
Places in Sri Lanka
There are many places in Sri Lanka. Here are some of them-Colombo, Unawatuna, Negomb, The South, Kandy, Galle, Trincomalee, Sigiriya, Matara. Sri Lanka is a hot and tropical country. There are also many temples in Sri Lanka.
What is Sri Lanka’s most favourite sport?
Sri Lanka’s most favourite sport is cricket. They do many cricket matches with other countries around the world including UK (United Kingdom).
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