Events

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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"><strong> Event or Festival</strong></td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"><strong> Day/Month</strong></td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"><strong> Location</strong></td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">Nillamba Meditation Center</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">Throught the Year</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">Nillamba, Kandy</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Duruthu Perahera</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> January [ Poya day]</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Kelaniya Temple, Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Galle Literary Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> January/February</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Galle</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Elephant Polo Tournament</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> February</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Galle</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Navam Perahera</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> February [ Poya day]</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Gangaramaya Temple, Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> National Day</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> February 4th</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Central Colombo, Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Medin</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> March [ Poya day]</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Sri Lanka</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">Tea Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">April</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">Nuwara Eliya</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Sinhala &amp; Tamil New Year Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> April</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Sri Lanka</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Bak</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> April [ Poya day]</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Sri Lanka</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> May Day</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> May 1st</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Vesak Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> May</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Sri Lanka</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Walk the World</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> June</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Poson Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> June</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Ambasthale Dagoba, Mihintale</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Esala Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> July</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Kataragama Shrine, Kataragama</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Mayurapathy Chariot Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> July</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Sri Paththirakaali Amman Temple, Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Hikkaduwa Beach Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> July/August</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Hikkaduwa</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Vel Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> August</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Kandy Perahera</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> August</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Kandy</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> National Festival of Kites</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> September</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Mount Lavinia Beach, Lavinia</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Navarathri Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> September/October</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Sri Lanka</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Sri Lankan Airlines Golf Classic</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> October</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Victoria Golf Club, Kandy</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> World Spice Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> November</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Colombo</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Deepavali (Diwali)</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> November</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Sri Lanka</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Adam's Peak Festival</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> December to April</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Adam's Peak</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Ulpotha: Retreat to the Extreme</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> N/A</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Ulpotha</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">Festival of our Lady of Madhu</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">July / August / Oct.</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap">August 15th festival draws a million people</td>
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<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="227"> Vipassana Meditation Centre</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="146"> N/A</td>
<td valign="top" nowrap="nowrap" width="277"> Vipassana Meditation Centre, Kandy</td>
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