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Indo Lanka ethnic affinities

P. N. Cumaranatunga

Indo Lanka ethnic affinities

by P. N. Cumaranatunga

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Published by Tharanjee Prints in Maharagama .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Sri Lanka -- Ethnic relations.,
    • India -- Ethnic relations.

    • About the Edition

      On the ethnic similarities between Sri Lanka and India.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. 1-12).

      StatementP.N. Cumaranatunga.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489.2 .C87 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3336514M
      LC Control Number2004327013

      The Aryan race is a historical race concept which emerged in the period of the late 19th century and midth century to describe people of Indo-European heritage as a racial grouping.. The concept derives from the notion that the original speakers of the Indo-European languages and their descendants up to the present day constitute a distinctive race or subrace of the Caucasian race. Indo-Bhutanese Border: This was determined under a treaty signed at Sanchula in between Great Britain and Bhutan. At present, India is responsible for protecting Bhutan’s border from external threat, through a treaty obligation of 7. Indo-Sri Lanka Border: India and Sri Lanka .

      The major ethnic groups that form the core of East Asia are the Han, Joseon, and Yamato. Other ethnic groups of East Asia include the Bai, Hui, Tibetans, Manchus, Ryukyuan, Ainu, Zhuang, and Mongols. The major East Asian language families are the Sinitic, Japonic, and Koreanic families. Books in History: Asian History published or distributed by the University of Chicago Press. History: Asian History from the University of Chicago Press. All Chicago e-books Missing: Indo Lanka.

      Sri Lanka Back in the 5th century B.C., Indo-Aryan emigration from India came to form the largest ethnic group on Sri Lanka today. These people were called the Sinhalese. There was also another group of people, the Tamils, who emigrated between the 3rd century B.C. and A.D. Despite its obvious affinities with India, Sri Lanka nevertheless developed a unique identity over the ages that ultimately set it apart from its neighbour. Cultural traits brought from India necessarily underwent independent growth and change in Sri Lanka, owing in part to the island’s physical separation from the subcontinent.


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