Popular Pastimes

2018-03-15 admin 0

The Malays also made a small but important contribution to Sinhalese society by way of pastimes. One such is the rabana, a large circular drum played […]

Nose Rings

2018-02-15 admin 0

Although the Muslim cultural contribution to local Tamil society has not been very significant, the introduction of nose ornaments is notable. No ornament on the […]

The Fez

2018-02-15 admin 0

The fez, a red cylindrical cap flat at the top often giving a truncated conical appearance when worn, and often with a black tassle at […]

Surattu Thoppi

2018-02-15 admin 0

The ordinary headgear of the Muslims of Sri Lanka in the olden days was a white skullcap. However the head-dress usually worn by the more […]