Holding her pride as the country of highest number of celebrations and holidays, Sri Lankan festivals are much related to religion and depend on the lunar calendar, encircling Buddhist, Hindu, Muslim and Christian festivals. The Sinhala-Tamil New Year festival, Vesak, Kataragama Esala festival, Kandy Esala Perahera are a glimpse of the Sri Lankan festivals that hold a dignified religious and cultural importance. It’s true that Sri Lanka’s unity has been enhanced with the holding of Sri Lankan festivals of historical importance that it offers enjoyment for people, proving well the entertainment of lover-mind of people in this country.
Suppose the composition of a variety of races and religions, Sri Lanka is nevermore lack in festivals and celebrations. Never one can find a month of no festivals and celebrations which gives visitors an exceptional experience to witness illuminated and colorful traditions as a result.