This teardrop island nation off the coast of India has long been a place a place of myth and mystery. Some maintain it was the Buddha who left his footprint on Adam’s peak while stepping across to paradise, while others say it was Adam who left his mark before taking a last look back at Eden.
Sita, one of India’s leading legendary ladies, was imprisoned here by the evil Ravana, so she begged her husband Rama to construct a causeway to rescue her. Enlisting the help of Hanuman they eventually managed to get her to safety.
This fantastic video by Sebastian Linda was created after he quit his job, married the love of his life and went to Sri Lanka.
According to the video the present can indeed be responsible for shaping the past. This can only leave you wondering about the modern day reality of a country with such a colourful history.