Gal Vihara, Polonnaruwa - Colombo, Sri Lanka: This sculptured image of the Seated Buddha is one of 4 images carved out of one piece of Granite dating back to the Century and is considered the finest work of its kind
Pray for Sri Lanka with this short video: http://www.prayercast.com/sri-lanka.html • Pray for physical and relational healing after a generation of civil war. • Pray for the freedom of religious expression without proposed anti-conversion laws. • Pray for growth and maturity for the indigenous Church. http://www.operationworld.org/sril
This wandering violin mantis showed up at a hotel room in Sri Lanka. Lucky for us, Nuwan Chathuranga was nearby to photograph it. Here's our Project Noah Rangers' Spotting of the Week! Spotted by Nuwan Chathuranga:
The Sri Lanka flag is yellow with two panels; the smaller hoist-side panel has two vertical bands of green and orange; the other panel is a large dark red rectangle with a yellow lion holding a sword, and there is a yellow bo leaf in each corner.