Interesting Facts about Sri Lanka
As a small nation, you wouldn’t expect the island of Sri Lanka to have a long list of historical feats but the following facts may surprise you!!!
3000 Year Documented History
There are only a handful of civilizations that have documented history‘s that spans for as long as 3000 years. Sri Lanka is one of them. 2600 of those years have been rooted with Buddhist philosophy. In fact the first King of Sri Lanka, King Vijaya (543 B.C.), was related to Lord Buddha.