Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka, formerly known as Ceylon, is in . It is an island country in the , south of . Sri Lanka is divided into 9 administrative provinces: Located in the Indian Ocean just south of India, Sri Lanka is an island that is a popular holiday destination.

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is the largest city and commercial capital of .
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is located at the centre of 125 km away from Colombo and is generally recognised as the island nation's cultural capital.
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is in the Southern Province of . 's old town with its fortifications have been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
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Western Sri Lanka is a province in .
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Southern Sri Lanka is a province in .
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Central Sri Lanka is a province within . The Central Highlands of Sri Lanka comprises the …
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Eastern Sri Lanka is a province in .
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North Central is a province in .
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is a province in . The train journey from Colombo takes about 9 hours, and runs along the Mahaweli River Valley among green mountains, offering splendid wiews on the highlands, tea crops and countless waterfalls.
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North Western Sri Lanka is a province in .
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The is in . The is Sri Lanka's Tamil country and, for several decades, was mostly under the control of the Tamil Tigers.
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Sri Lanka

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  21,500,000
  • Latitude of center:  7° 37' 48" (7.63°) north
  • Longitude of center:  80° 43' 12" (80.72°) east
  • Elevation:  394 meters (1,293 feet)
  • Capital: 
  • Area:  65,610 km² (25,332 miles²)
  • Languages:  Sinhala, Tamil, English
  • Currency:  Rupee (LKR)
  • Phone code:  94
  • Internet domain:  .lk
  • Wikidata:  Sri Lanka
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Sri Lanka

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Amharic:  ሲሪላንካ Arabic:  سريلانكا Arabic:  سري لانكا Armenian:  Շրի Լանկա Azerbaijani:  Şri Lanka Bambara:  Sirilanka Belarusian:  Шры-Ланка Bengali:  শ্রীলঙ্কা Bosnian:  Šri Lanka Bulgarian:  Шри Ланка Burmese:  သီရိလင်္ကာ Central Khmer:  ស្រីលង្កា Chinese:  斯里兰卡 Croatian:  Šri Lanka Czech:  Srí Lanka Dzongkha:  ཤྲཱྀ་ལངཀ Esperanto:  Cejlono Esperanto:  Sri-Lanko Ewe:  Sri Lanka nutome Fulah:  Siri Lanka Ganda:  Sirilanka Georgian:  შრი-ლანკა Greek:  Σρι Λάνκα Gujarati:  શ્રીલંકા Hausa:  Siri Lanka Hebrew:  סרי לנקה Hindi:  श्रीलंका Hindi:  श्री लंका Hungarian:  Srí Lanka Icelandic:  Srí Lanka Indonesian:  Sri Langka Irish:  Srí Lanca Japanese:  スリランカ Japanese:  スリランカ民主社会主義共和国 Kannada:  ಶ್ರೀಲಂಕಾ Kikuyu:  Sirilanka Korean:  스리랑카 Kurdish:  سریلانکا Lao:  ສີລັງກາ Latvian:  Šrilanka Lingala:  Sirilanka Lithuanian:  Šri Lanka Luba-Katanga:  Sirilanka Macedonian:  Шри Ланка Malayalam:  ശ്രീലങ്ക Marathi:  श्रीलंका Nepali:  श्रीलङ्का Oriya:  ଶ୍ରୀଲଙ୍କା Pali:  Lanka-dīpa Persian:  سری لانکا Persian:  سری‌لانکا Rundi:  Sirilanka Russian:  Шри-Ланка Sango:  Sirî-Lanka Sanskrit:  Lanka-dvīpa Sanskrit:  Lanka Sanskrit:  Sīhala-dvīpa Sanskrit:  Tāmaraparnī Serbian:  Шри Ланка Sinhala:  Lankāva Sinhala:  Prajatantravadi Samajavadi Janarajaya Sri Lanka Sinhala:  ශ්‍රී ලංකාව Slovak:  Srí Lanka Slovenian:  Šri Lanka Slovenian:  Šrilanka Somali:  Sirilaanka Spanish:  Ceilán Spanish:  Isla Trapobana Spanish:  Trapobana Swahili:  Sirilanka Tamil:  Ilankaic Cananayaka Cocalicak Kutiyarcu Tamil:  இலங்கை Telugu:  శ్రీలంక Thai:  ศรีลังกา Tibetan:  ཤྲཱི་ལངྐ་། Tigrinya:  ሲሪላንካ Tonga:  Silangikā Ukrainian:  Шрі-Ланка Ukrainian:  Шрі Ланка Urdu:  سری لنکا Vietnamese:  Xri Lan-ca (Sri Lanka) Vietnamese:  Xri Lan-ca Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Siri Lanka Zulu:  i-Sri Lanka Ceylon Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Dominion of Ceylon Selan Serendib Sri Lankā Janarajaya Taprobane

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