Sri Lanka

 Pictures from Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has been a war-torn country for many years. It was hard hit by the tsunami in 2004.
But it is a green and fertile country with a strategic position in the Indian ocean.

Our university has cooperated with the University of Ruhuna at Matare for several years, and every year several of our students spend a month or more studying various aspects of the “emerald island”.

The island can boast of friendly people, animals, birds, a long history, fantastic beaches, tea, cinnamon, jackfruit, cashewnuts, pineaple, papaya, great food….

Here is a photo gallery from Sri Lanka.


Ancient mountain wall paintings Sigiria

Photos: Åke Bjørke
You are free to copy these photos for private or educational use as long as you give credit to the photographer.
Please contact me if you want to use photos for commercial purposes or if you want to use it in a printed publication
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2 Responses to Sri Lanka

  1. Nelum says:

    These photoes are very nice. I enjoyed looking the photo gallery.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. misanyad says:

    These are very interesting pics to see

    Liked by 1 person

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