ISERNHAGEN. There is no need for mentioning the fact that Sri Lanka and Isernhagen maintain a special relationship thanks to the immensely dedicated working group at the Gymnasium in Altwarmbüchen. For years there have been regular exchange programmes, fixed fundraising dates, such as the concert of the Capella Conveniensis or the Run for Help .
What cannot be mentioned often enough, however, is the importance of these initiatives: 13 Isernhageners are currently visiting the island state. There are not only there for cross-cultural communication, but also to see what has been implemented with their donations on the ground.
Coconut trees, kilometres of sandy beaches, surfers, string tangas, dolphins and bathing season all around the year - that can only be found on Sri Lanka. We are introducing the most extraordinary beaches of the small island in the Indian Ocean.
Picturesque beaches, baby elephants, Buddha's tooth and bare-breasted cloud girls: The island of Sri Lanka has something to offer for every type of holidaymaker. We are introducing the ten most spectacular destinations.
In their tidy white shirts and trousers, they are posing with their teacher in the far-away Sri Lanka in front of a board with German terms on it. When the five students of the S. Thomas College in Mount Lavinia will be landing on the airport in Frankfurt on Sunday, they will not only be taking warm winter clothes along, but also some knowledge of the language, in order to be able to talk with their exchange partners of the Gymnasium Isernhagen apart from English. This was made possible by Anusha Galage, who is fluent in German and actually working with the German Embassy in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo. She has offered to teach the exchange students some basic terms.
Sri Lanka was awarded with the "Best Travel Destination" Award at the Annual Travel Award Ceremony of the Travel and Leisure Magazine of China held on 16 January 2014 in Beijing.
Sri Lanka is so jam-packed with alluring outdoorsy activities that visitors often high-tail it out of the capital a day or two after arriving, choosing instead to spend their vacation days lounging on a southern beach, whale-watching off the coast or leopard-spotting in a national park.
The 6th Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) took place from 16th to 18th January 2014 in Berlin. At the sidelines of the Green Week, the most important consumer trade exhibition for food and agricultural products, the forum brought together policy makers from throughout the world to discuss the subject of "Empowering Ag...
Inspired by what he had heard from friends about Buddhism, Hermann Acker from Oberndorf takes a leap of faith and gets ordained in Sri Lanka after listening to and meeting the Chief Incumbent of the Mihintale Raja Maha Viharaya at a function in Germany.
Far removed from his duties as the Mayor of the small German town of Oberndor...
Some parts of Sri Lanka including North Central Province is full of hardness, fluoride and compounds of heavy metals such as Cadmium, Arsenic, Lead and such contaminated water has caused chronic kidney disease among children in the region.
A none political none commercial voluntary organization named “Organization for...
First-ever Lanka Environment Forum in Germany takes off
Lanka Consul Pradip J. reveals how he brought Shell to Sri Lanka
Biofach and Vivaness are the biggest trade fairs for organic Foods, Natural Cosmetics and Wellness.