New modern house plans sri lanka. Space images taken by nasa reveal a mysterious ancient bridge in the palk strait between india and sri lanka. News politics video finance business sports entertainment travel. Amongst the hills and shores of buzzing sri lanka these smart new boltholes are bringing a cool modern vibe to traditional tea plantations with barefoot hip interiors the most incredible palm littered views and truly excellent foodie experiences.
Nasa images discover ancient bridge between india and sri lanka. Although homosexual activity between consenting adult males remains technically illegal in sri lanka vestiges of antiquated 1883 colonial anti sodomy laws gays are more visible than ever in culture politics and local sidewalk cafes. The new sri lankan house charts the development of private houses in the 21st century in a variety of locations around the island.
According to the mahavamsa the legendary prince vijaya named the land tambapanni copper red hands or copper red earth because his followers hands were reddened by the red soil of the area. It has a large master bedroom suite 3 car garage and terraces off all major areas of the house. Food and economy food in daily life.
In hindu mythology such as the ramayana the island was referred to as lanka island. A very large 3000 square foot prairie style house plan with an open two bedroom floor plan around the great room. Most are the work of home grown architects many of whom are indebted to the influence of the islands most famous son geoffrey bawa.