Jaffna Stories

Jaffna, also known as 'Yalpana', is geographically closer to India than the rest of Sri Lanka. Fragments of the country's colonial past—like one of the greatest Dutch forts in Asia—are everywhere you look. For many years, it was off-limits to visitors because of the civil war that spanned three decades. This colourful destination is now regaining its former glory as a focal point of vibrant Hindu culture and mouth-watering cuisine. It is also a humble abode for its wise and resilient people.

The Nallur Temple in Jaffna; An Explosion of Sights, Sounds and Spiritual Energy
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