a mobile update via YFrog ~ By Dushiyanthini Kanagasabapathipillai
The International Tamil Writer's Conference starts traditionally in Colombo, Jan 6th, 2011
The International Tamil Writer's Conference is currently being held at the Colombo Thamizh Sangam
The International Tamil Writer's Conference is being held for the first time in Sri Lanka
It is organised by the International Tamil Writer's Forum
Traditional decorations for the International Tamil Writer's Conference
Traditional Hindu welcome at the main entrance of the venue
Traditional touch for the conference
Colourful procession in Wellawatte
Traditional welcome for the guests at the International Tamil Writer's Conference in Colombo.
Colourful and traditional procession for the event
Traditional lighting of oil lamp at the event.
Two minutes silence is being observed.
"Ganeshaanjali"~welcome by dance at the International Tamil Writer's Conference
The conference continues for four days
There are more than 1,000 participants gather in Colombo
Books are on display for sale during the conference
Writers,journalists,poets,novelists&artists are taking part in the event
Snacks and soft drinks available here" reads the notice in Tamil
Bo tree leaves swing in circles for the non~stop wind in Wellawatte
Birds trying to balance the extremely rushing winds
Pictures Courtesy: Dushiyanthini Kanagasabapathipillai