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Cardamom (Karadamungu)

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Cardamom (Karadamungu)

The word cardamon derives from latin & this spice is recognized by its small black seed pods with a thin papery outer shell. Cardamons are commonly used as a flavoring in both foods & drinks, cooking spice and at times as medicine. Guatemala is the biggest producer & exporter of...

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Avocado (Ali-gata Pera)

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Avocado Sri Lanka

This fruit originates from the state of “Puebla” Mexico. An undomesticated variety of fruit is small with dark green skin and contains a seed inside. This is a climacteric fruit, which means it matures on the tree. Avocado contains a higher fat content than any other fruit. This fruit is...

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Banana (Kesel)

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Banana Sri Lanka

The banana plant is the largest flowering plant. Its normally tall, sturdy and oftenly mistaken for a tree. Each plant can produce only a single bunch of banana & then the tree dies. The tree does not produce anymore. South East Asia, is the region of primary diversity of the...

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Mango (Amba)

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Mango Sri Lanka

Mango is the national fruit of India, Pakistan & Philliphines. The normal tree grows upto 35- 40Mtrs tall. The fruit takes 3 – 6 months to ripen. Mangoes have been cultivated in south asia for thousand of years and reached east asia between the fifth & fourth centuries. This is...

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බුලත් හා සිංහල සමාජය

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Betel - Bulath and Sri Lankan Culture

(විකිපීඩියා, නිදහස් විශ්වකෝෂය වෙතින්) සිංහලයාගේ ජන ජීවිතය සමඟ විවිධ උත්සව සම්බන්ධ වේ. එකී සෑම උත්සවයකදීම බුලතට වැදගත් ස්ථානයක් හිමි වේ. මංගල අවමංගල උත්සවවලදී පමනක් නොව වැඩිහිටියත්, ගුරුවරුන්,භික්ෂුන් පිදීමේදී.බුලත් භාවිතා වනු පෙනේ සිංහල සංස්කෘතියෙහි පමණක් නොව ඉන්දියාව,බුරුමය,පිලිපිනය,පකිස්ථානය,බංගලාදේශය යන වෙනත් රටවලද බුලත් කැමට පමනක් නොව වෙනත් විවිධ අවස්ථාවලදි ද එය භාවිත කරයි....

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