Sri Lanka’s Vedda tribe have been captured in these incredible portraits

Lebanese photographer Omar Reda travels the world meeting indigenous tribes, eager to learn about their cultures and way of life. His latest trip took him to Sri Lanka, where he spent some time getting to know the Vedda people. For Omar, these expeditions are a way to leave behind the bustle and pressures of everyday […]

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On three well-preserved heritage sites in Sri Lanka – The Hindu

Ritigala Ritigala, situated deep inside dense forests (‘Strict Nature Reserve’, announces a signboard), ringed by the high Ritigala mountain range, is not the most accessible of places. In fact, the modern name ‘Ritigala’ is derived from the ancient name Ariṭṭha Pabbata or Dreadful Mountain. The forest contains powerful medicinal herbs that are believed to be […]

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Wild elephants, lush landscapes part of Sri Lanka’s bucket list experiences – The London Free Press

A highlight of a tour in Sri Lanka is the chance to see herds of wild Asian elephants grazing in Kaudulla National Park. PAT LEE PHOTO We’re bouncing along a dusty, rutted path, giddy with excitement at the prospect of seeing wild elephants in Sri Lanka.It’s an opportunity that, while not unexpected, came earlier than […]

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Wild elephants, lush landscapes part of Sri Lanka’s bucket list experiences – The Province

A highlight of a tour in Sri Lanka is the chance to see herds of wild Asian elephants grazing in Kaudulla National Park. PAT LEE PHOTO We’re bouncing along a dusty, rutted path, giddy with excitement at the prospect of seeing wild elephants in Sri Lanka. It’s an opportunity that, while not unexpected, came earlier […]

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