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.ලංකා සහ .இலங்கை නොමිලේ

LK domain registry එක මගින් ඔබට .lk ඩොමේන් නේම් එකක් සමගම .ලංකා සහ .இலங்கை නොමිලේ ලබාදේ. දැනටමත් .lk හිමියෙකු .ලංකා සහ .இலங்கை සඳහා ඉල්ලීමක් කළ හැකිය.

Tissamaharama: The Debunk of "Thissamaharama evidence for Tamil Civilization 2200 years before in Sri Lanka"

(මෙම ලිපියේ සිංහල පරිවර්තනය ඉක්මනින් ඇතුලත් කෙරෙනු ඇත.) We have been surprised by the Tamilnet article about potsherd found at Tissamaharama premises, which they claim to be evidence for ordinary Tamil speaking people lived in Southern Province of Sri Lanka, 2200 years ago. It is very unprofessional to believe the existence of Tamil speaking civilization in Southern Sri Lanka based on some non-native inscriptions that were found at an ancient harbor. Though we read that article fully to understand what was going on. We are familiar with ancient Pre-Brahmin scripts which only found at Sri Lanka but not with Tamil scripts. The article says that the letters on the potsherd is read as this “tiraLi (or tirali in ISO 15919)”.Quoted from Tamilnet article. Inscribed potsherd from archaeological excavation at Tissamaharama, Hambantota District, Sri Lanka: From left to right the first letter is Li, second one is ra and the third one is ti. From right to left they are read as tiraLi. The fourth an…