The resolution called for unearthing “the hidden elements involved in a conspiracy to damage our family system and societal traditions”.
A large number of Sri Lankan artists and art lovers thronged the J.D.A.Perera Gallery in Colombo to have a glimpse of the emerging artistic trends in Bangladesh.
Raimon Panikkar’s defined dialogue as a pilgrimage where one encounters the difference of the other to discover oneself. India and Pakistan need a dialogue in the sense ,says sociologist Shiv Viswanathan in The Hindu.
"Aisi Chai Ki Dushman Ko Bhi Dost Banaye," (This kind of tea will transform even a foe into a friend) says an advertising banner in a Pakistani tea stall which shows captured Indian fighter pilot Wing Com.Abhinandan sipping a Pakistani brand of tea.
Like their compatriots, the Sinhalese and the Tamils, Sri Lankan Muslims also came from India. Although their links with the Indian subcontinent had weakened over the years, Sri Lankan Muslims do retain one strand in the relationship, the Tamil language.
"I had only expected orders for some 500 saris," said Manish Agrawal, a director at Annapurna Industries. "But it's already crossed 4,000 and still more orders are pouring in."
A memo from Amitabh Singh, Air India's Director of Operations, stated: "With immediate effect, all (crew) are required to announce 'Jai Hind' at the end of every announcement after a slight pause and much fervor."
Saris also depict Indian soldiers in battle, including some parachuting to the ground, tapping into jingoistic fervor in India amid heightened tensions with arch-rival Pakistan.
Fans wanting to pay tribute to the new national hero have started emulating his signature mustache, now aptly known as the “Abhinandan.”
Caparisoned and even non-adorned elephants are a major attraction for curious locals, devotees and tourists, during the Nawam Perehera in Colombo’s Gangaramaya Buddhist temple in February every year.