Sri Lankan Festivals & Traditions
Music is often played in the temples. Here are some musicians who were playing music at the Temple of the Tooth.
Sometimes music is played at weddings. Click on the video below to hear some:
Here are some musicians playing at a festival in a Hindu temple.
Here is a festival that took place in a Hindu Temple.
The threads are dyed different colours and woven into lovely material.
Some women wear the sari in a traditional Indian style....
Some women wear the sari in a traditional Sri Lankan style...
The full moon day is called the Poya day. It is a public holiday in Sri Lanka. The Sri Lankan New Year is a Poya day. It falls in April. There are processions in the streets to celebrate.