Sri Lankan Tradition

Traditions hold a significant place for Sri Lankans and their practices influence their day to day life in the country. Almost 70% of the population is Buddhist and the Buddhist way of life reflects in the way they conduct their everyday affairs. There are many rituals on the full moon day that have been in practice since ages.

Traditional marriages are often arranged considering many factors that are comparable to Hindu traditions. People show considerable interest in its heritage including music, fine arts, dance, and sports.