Amazing Sights in Sri Lanka
Explore Sri Lanka, the small island off the coast of India. Check out some of the country's amazing sights, including the Golden Temple, Sigiriya rock, Yala National Park and Ramboda Falls.
sri-lanka-amazing-sights_ss_001A Sri Lankan fisherman sits near the outrigger of a fishing vessel known as an oruva in Negombo, just before sunset. Each day, fisherman take their oruvas out to the open sea and return to the town's fish market with their fresh catch along with lobsters, crabs and prawns from the nearby lagoon. 960 1280
sri-lanka-amazing-sights_ss_011Buddhist pilgrims and tourists flock to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy for a glimpse of Lord Buddha's canine tooth encased in a gold, jewel-encrusted cone. The temple is a former palace filled with elaborate paintings and carvings, and topped with a golden roof. 960 1280
Mumbai, IndiaThe father of a slain rabbi's wife lights a menorah in front of the landmark Gateway of India monument in Mumbai, a month after militants attacked several sites in the city, including a Jewish cultural center, back in 2008. Mumbai is currently home to 8 synagogues. Plans are underway to rebuild the Jewish center.