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The people of Sri Lanka

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FC: The People of Sri Lanka

1: Sinhalese people are buddists and worship Buddha.

2: Tamil people are Hindu and do not worship Buddha like the Sinhalese people.

3: In Sri Lanka, the majority of the population is Sinhalese and the minority are the Tamil people.

4: Since the Sinhalese people are the majority, they have more authority and control of the whole island and the government is mainly Sinhalese.

5: The Tamil people are the minority and are treated unfairly by the Sinhalese government. This drives the Tamil people into taking matters into their own hands.

6: Tamil people speak Tamil.

7: Sinhalese people speak Sinhalese and that is the official language of Sri Lanka. This is one of the causes of the dispute between Tamil and Sinhalese people.

8: This is the flag of Sri lanka but since the war started, it has only represented the Sinhalese people.

9: This is the flag that represents the Tamil tigers, a rebel organization fighting for the rights of the Tamil people.

10: Sinhalese live in the Central, Western and Southern parts of Sri Lanka.

11: Tamils live in the State of Tamil Nadu in India, Northern and eastern region of Sri Lanka.

12: The traditional dress of the Sinhalese people includes Sarong and Kandyan.

13: The traditional dress of Tamil Women is sari and men is Shirt and Dhoti.

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  • Title: The people of Sri Lanka
  • The differences between Tamil and Singhalese people.
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