|The main religion in Sri Lanka is Buddhism and can be seen everywhere|
For the few days before we headed to Yala National Park, it was all about catching up with friends and family.
|Some I'd seen before, some veggies were new to me|
|Buddhist statues at the Sima Malak meditation centre|
|One of the many stupas or dagobas we saw on our trip|
|An elephant with keeper at the Gangaramaya temple|
|The Hindu kovils are very detailed in design|
|With roots in Hinduism, often there's a Hindu god depicted at a buddhist temple|