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  1. 2. “ Manel” Vertebrates “ Na Tree”, “Mesua Nagassarium”
  2. 5. National Flag <ul><li>It symbolizes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lion: Sinhala Race </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stripe of orange: Tamil </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Strip of green: Muslims </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sword: sovereignty of the country </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bo-leaves at the four corners: Kindness, Friendliness, Happiness and Equanimity </li></ul></ul>
  3. 6. DEMOGRPHY Population 20 Million
  4. 7. <ul><li>Buddhist Flag </li></ul>
  5. 8. Culture Of Sri Lanka Samadhi Pilimaya (Statue)
  6. 9. <ul><li>Anuradhapura </li></ul><ul><li>(4th century BC - 10th century AD) </li></ul>Built in 3rd century BC 300 feet in height
  7. 10. Jaya Siri Maha Bodhi
  8. 11. Parakrama Samudra Storage area of more than 5,000 acres. 8 1/2- mile bund contains 4 1/2 million cubic yards of earth One thousand men employed in 12 years
  9. 12. PADDY LANDS IN SRI LANKA
  10. 13. <ul><li>Isurumuniya Lovers </li></ul><ul><li>Anuradhapura </li></ul>
  11. 14. <ul><li>Sigiriya - &quot;Fortress in the Sky&quot;, 8th wonder of the world </li></ul>Sigiriya rock rising 200m above the ground ( 5th century A.D.) The great urban planning, gardening, engineering, architecture, hydraulic technology
  12. 17. A guard stone at Thuparama, in Anuradhapura
  13. 18. <ul><li>Aukana Buddha Statue </li></ul><ul><li>This 42 1/2 feet (13 meters) high statue carved out of solid granite, </li></ul><ul><li>Goes back to the 5th century </li></ul>
  14. 20. The statues were carved out in 12th century A.D Gal Vihara at Polonnaruwa
  15. 21. The remains of Vatadage Temple, where the relic of the tooth of the Buddha was kept
  16. 22. Sri Pada ( 7353 ft. above sea-level)
  17. 23. Rising Sun in the Morning
  18. 24. The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy
  19. 25. Temple of Tooth Kandy
  20. 27. Esala Perahera - Kandy is also the venue of the Esala Perahera - The most colorful pageant of Asia, held in July/August each year, in honor of the Tooth Relic
  21. 28. kandy perahara
  22. 29. Wesak Festival
  23. 31. Sinhala New Year On April 14                                                           
  24. 32. Sri Lankan Wedding
  25. 33. Up Country
  26. 38. Waterfalls in Sri Lanka
  27. 43. Golden Beach In Sri Lanka
  28. 50. Wild Life Bee Eater
  29. 62. Elephants in Sri Lanka
  30. 63. Wild Elephants
  31. 67. Gift to the world from Sri Lanka
  32. 68. Tea Estates
  33. 70. Tea Factory
  34. 72. Coconut Plantations
  35. 73. Flowers in Sri Lanka
  36. 76. Vegetables
  37. 77. Fruits
  38. 80. Foods
  39. 81. City of Colombo
  40. 86. Hotels In Sri Lanka
  41. 89. University of Peradeniya
  42. 94. Sports
  43. 95. You can fly to this wonderful Paradise
  44. 96. Thank You THANK YOU

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