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“Singalam” referred to a group of people who migrated to Sri Lanka

In the early stages, the word “Singalam” referred to a group of people who migrated to Sri Lanka. R.A.L.H indicates […]...
 
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Kulakkottan Kattalaikal (orders of Kulakkottan)

Kulakkottan Kattalaikal (orders of Kulakkottan) Undated; 25.4 x 3 cm; 52 ff (ff 49-52 blank); some leaves have been fragmented; […]...
 
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Sri Lanka inadvertently celebrated the indigenous Tamils of Ceylon Island’s

Sri Lanka inadvertently celebrated the indigenous Tamils of Ceylon Island’s heritage and identity by issuing a series of postage stamps, […]...
 
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The first evidence of Prehistoric seafarers of South Asia was found on Velanai Island in Jaffna.

The first evidence of Prehistoric seafarers of South Asia was found on Velanai Island in Jaffna. Archaeologists have found 3400-year-old […]...
 
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A major milestone in Ceylon Island’s postal history

A major milestone in Ceylon Island’s postal history was reached with the inauguration of its first Air Mail service from […]...
 
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The historical revision narrative surrounding the arrival of the Sinhalese to the Ceylon Island unfolds

The historical revision narrative surrounding the arrival of the Sinhalese to the Ceylon Island unfolds, as a where the banished […]...
 
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Lost_Tamil Villages.

A Study of Ancient Tamil Villages of Anuradhapura District- Part 1 A few years ago I conducted a survey in […]...
 
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A historical overview of Katchatheevu

Katchatheevu is a landmass in the Indian Ocean that causes frequent wave. Based on geological and archeological studies, it is […]...
 
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Saivasm in Sri Lanka has an ancient and continuous history.

In the 3rd century BC before the spread of Buddhism in Sri Lanka worship of Shiva exists says archaic sources […]...
 
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Anaikkoddai excavation work in 1980

Anaikkoddai excavation work in 1980 done by department of history of university of Jaffna.  ...
 
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