Ramayan Trails in Sri Lanka Ramayan is a famous epic story in India & Sri Lanka. It about a divine prince named Rama who came to Sri Lanka to rescue his abducted princess Seetha from the king who ruled Sri Lanka named Ravana. The Ramayan was written by Valmiki, one of the most epic written literature in the world. The places in Sri Lanka this literature refers to are still carrying the names related to it. There are many locations in the central highlands of Sri Lanka that Ramayan literature left imprints on. Some places are now shrines such as […]
The Phasmatodea (also known as Phasmida or Phasmatoptera) are an order of insects, whose members are variously known as stick insects in Europe and Australasia; stick-bugs, walking sticks or bug sticks in the United States and Canada; or as phasmids, ghost insects or leaf insects (generally the family Phylliidae). The group’s name is derived from the Ancient Greek φάσμα phasma, meaning an apparition or phantom, referring to the resemblance of many species to sticks or leaves.