Esala Perahera


Esala Perahera in Kandy The month-long celebrations of the Kandy Esala Perahera, in specific, has special cultural significance to Buddhists as the oldest Buddhist Festival still in occurrence. This Perehera is done by the Holy Temple of the Tooth in Kandy which holds the tooth relic of Buddha.The Esala Perahera, is where everything revolves around […]

Adam’s Peak

Adam's Peak

Adam’s Peak  is an isolated cone-shaped mountain that measures 2243 meters and is surrounded by forests. Its fame derives from the rock placed on top that bears the imprint of a sacred foot. For Buddhists it is the Buddha’s imprint. For Hindus, that of Shiva. Muslims believe that it is the proof of the passage […]