Eth Athuru Sevana – The First Elephant Transit Home in Asia

Eth Athuru Sevana – The First Elephant Transit Home in Asia

“Eth Athuru Sevana” or the “Elephant Transit Home” is the Asia’s first rehabilitation center for elephants....more

THOSE(DOSA) RECIPE

THOSE(DOSA) RECIPE

Ingredients

2 cups urad(Uludhu) flour(if using Urad dhal, soak 2 cups dhal overnight and grind well)
1 cup rice flour
2 tbsn Yeast
1 onion thinly sliced
Salt to taste
curry leaves...more

Dun Ella fall

Dun Ella fall

Dun Ella Falls (125m high and 3m wide) is split into three chutes that converge in a tributary of Loggal Oya Reservoir called Madu...more

Ritigahawatta Kadala Rajamaha Viharaya

Ritigahawatta Kadala Rajamaha Viharaya

There are two notions on the construction of the Ritigahawatta Kadala Rajamaha Viharaya in Monaragala. It is said that this temple had been erected by the second son of King ...more

COCKTAIL EGGS

COCKTAIL EGGS

Ingredients
6 hard boiled eggs
2 ozs. mashed potatoes
2 ozs. grated cheese...more

Dusky Blue Flycatcher Eumyias sordidus (Dull Blue Flycatcher)

Dusky Blue Flycatcher Eumyias sordidus (Dull Blue Flycatcher)

A sparrow sized endemic flycatcher mostly confined to the hills, where it is commonly seen. It is a plump, full plumaged bird, slaty blue in colour with paler underparts. The forehead is of a glistening bright blue colour. Both sexes...more

Dasara/Navarathi, Saraswathi Pooja, Vijaya Dhasami

Dasara/Navarathi, Saraswathi Pooja, Vijaya Dhasami

This is among the most auspicious days in the Hindu calendar and comes as the finale of the nine-day festival, Navaraatri. this festival of victory is preceded by worship of Saraswati the Goddess of Learning and of Durgaa the Goddess of Strength. Grand processions...more

PATTIES RECIPE

PATTIES RECIPE

Ingredients

For the Filling
1 lb ground beef/ turkey
Salt to taste
2 dessert spoons vinegar
1 dessert spoon pepper powder
1 tspn roasted chillie powder...more