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Kandy Esala Perahera begins on August 11, 2013.

Kandy Esala Perahera begins on August 11, 2013.

The historic Esala Maha Perahera of Kandy will commence at the auspicious time of the traditional Kap planting ceremony, on 7th August’s morning. The Kandy Esala Pageant begins on August 11 with the first Kumbal Perahera parading the streets of Kandy from 7.31 pm, 11st August 2013 to the 15th of this month. The Randoli […]

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Kandy should be a niche tourism product

Kandy should be a niche tourism product

Rajini de Silva Mendis Ebert Silva Holidays Pvt. Ltd. Managing Director Rajini de Silva Mendis, a Chartered Architect by profession, speaks to Harischandra Gunaratna about the need to promote the historic city of Kandy as a niche product and what should be done to promote the county as a top tourist destination in the region. […]

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‘An ode to the last kingdom’ opens on Friday

‘An ode to the last kingdom’ opens on Friday

The latest exhibition of paintings by renowned painter W. Vasantha Perera will be held at the Lionel Wendt Art Gallery in Colombo from 10 am to 7 pm from November 5 to 7. The exhibition will be declared open on November 5 at 6 pm and the event will coincide with the launch of a […]

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Kandy to get World Heritage City Foundation

Kandy to get World Heritage City Foundation

(Colombo Lankapuvath January 08) Cabinet granted approval to a memorandum to establish the Kandy World Heritage City Foundation. The foundation is to be established to increase production, to develop the economy and to generate employment opportunities by planning and executing development projects within the relevant area, to undertake a comprehensive study of the projects identified […]

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