Text & pix by Mahil Wijesinghe | Sunday Observer

Text & pix by Mahil Wijesinghe

Awe-inspiring Alikota Ara reservoir during water impounding
The three resourceful rivers that flow through Uva Province are the Kirindi Oya, Menik Ganga and Kumbukkan Oya. When our kings ruled over Ruhunu Rata, they not only built Viharas (temples), dagobas (stupas) and rock hermitages, but also massive irrigation tanks. Their ingenuity in diverting rivers like Menik Ganga, Kirindi Oya and Kumbukkan Oya bears ample testimony to...
2019-07-20 18:30:00
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