Saturday, January 19, 2013

Keerimalai, Jaffna, Sri Lanka.

The sea-shore

The fresh=water pool adjoining the sea-shore.

A newly constructed hall near the sea-shore.

The childrens play-ground.
 Keeri- malai (Mongoose hill - Tamil) is a fresh water spring where legend says that a Chola Princess was miraculously cured of her 'mongoose shaped face' when she bathed in it. It had a famous temple where festivals were held annually over centuries. It is a tourist attraction.