Nothing can surpass the graceful groups of palms, reflected on the mirror-like surface of the water.
This beautiful butterfly is called by Europeans in Ceylon by the various names of Floater, Spectre, and Silver-paper Fly, as indicative of its graceful flight.
One cascade of many others in the rainforest near Lemastota, located at an altitude of about 3000 feet above sea level.
This view, taken on the shore opposite Galle, shows a very characteristic feature of the coast vegetation.
The story about Zuleikha and Joseph. Facsimile of an Indian-Persian miniature depicts Zuleika introducing Joseph to her friends who are busy peeling oranges.
Nothing can be more charming than a morning walk in the immediate neighborhood of Galle. Sketches of Ceylon.
Babur setting out with his army. Indian Grand Mogul, leading a campaign. War costumes of the 16th century.
View taken from today Gongala Mountain range near Gin Ganga river. Sri Lanka near Galle.
The Ardabil carpet is a famous Iranian Persian carpet from the 16th century and at the same time the oldest carpet in the world with a specific year of manufacture.
Indian arts and crafts. Mughal Empire. Elephant Ankus. Indian dagger called Khuttar. Mongolian helmet from the 16th century.