Popular events of Colombo

Navam Perahera National Day: Was organized on 4 February 2011, at Central Colombo)

National Festival of Kites: Starts from 1st September and will continue till 30 September 2011, at Mount Lavinia Beach

Duruthu: Celebrated in the month of January

Thai Pongal: Celebrated from January 13 to 15

Vesak: Celebrated in the month of May

Poson: Celebrated in the month of June

Esala: Celebrated in the month of July or August

Perahera: Celebrated in the month of July or August

Other popular events and festivals that are organized in Colombo are Deepavali, Milad-un-Nabi, Id-ul-Fitr, Haj and Eid-ul-Azha and Ester.

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