Lankapura

Historic Images of Sri Lanka

Rambutan fruit vendors c1905

Rambutan fruit sellers

Rambutan fruit sellers c1905

Water Buffalo ploughing paddy fields

Water Buffalo ploughing paddy fields

A water buffalo working on the rice paddy in Sri Lanka

Traditionally Water buffaloes were used to plough muddy paddy fields for thousands of years in Sri Lanka, Read more…

Young woman vintage portrait in Sri Lanka c.1880-90s

Young woman vintage portrait

Young woman vintage portrait in Sri Lanka c.1880-90s

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Group of women curing Plumbago

Curing Plumbago

Group of women curing Plumbago, early 1900s

Baling cinnamon in Sri Lanka

Baling cinnamon in Sri Lanka

Baling cinnamon in Sri Lanka Late 1800s

Showing five workers tying cinnamon cane into cylindrical bundles was destined for export.
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