In the the Sri Lankan culture Birds are very special. Almost
every home in villages keeps a nest for home sparrows. They are
considered as fortune when residing in your home. The most popular
bird in Sri lanka is the peacock the sacred bird of
Gira Sandeshaya (Parrot Message), Hansa Sandeshaya (Swan message),
Mayura Sandeshaya (Peacock Message), Salalihini Sandeshaya (Myna
Message) are great ancient literature works.
There are many stories about birds, society and people. Birds were
always considered as sacred and people believed that local gods travel
The King Ravana story involve a wooden air craft call Dandu Monara (Wodden
Peacock), in which he flew to india to abduct Seetha causing a huge war
among Rama and Rawana.
Most of the Ancient flags represented symbols of birds.
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