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Sri Lanka

Ceylon Jews in Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)             (ethno-religious gp – extinct?)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.island.lk/2002/02/10/featur04.html

http://caliban.mpiz-koeln.mpg.de/~stueber/haeckel/ceylon_e/chapter_03.html

 

Colombo Chetties of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)    (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.is.lk/times/010708/plus6.html

http://www.island.lk/2002/01/27/featur03.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/cctcont1.htm

http://origin.dailynews.lk/2002/01/02/fea10.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://forumhub.com/tnhistory/10575.07.35.58.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/ccthist.html

 

Durava Cast of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)              (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/durava.htm

 

Dutch Burghers of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.wehaitians.com/lost%20white%20tribes.html

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Styx/6497/ceylonD.html

http://www.happy.demon.nl/vandort/srilanka.htm

http://lacnet.org/suntimes/inde/inde10.html

http://www.geocities.com/tormel_2000/burghers.htm

http://www.ipcs.org/issues/articles/439-sl-mano.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/burcont1.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/burintro.htm

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.geocities.com/RainForest/1292/srilanka.htm

http://www.iaf.nl/Users/janpoel/index.html

http://www.batticaloa.com/burgher.htm

 

Hindi in Sri Lanka [India] (Sri Lanka)              (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/hindoo_humanist/lankan.html

 

Indian Tamils in Sri Lanka [India] (Sri Lanka)  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.island.lk/2003/01/22/midwee05.html

http://www.geocities.com/hindoo_humanist/lankan.html

http://www.asylumlaw.org/docs/srilanka/mar99_srilanka_indiantamils.pdf

http://www.uthayam.net/articles/indiantamil.html

http://www.commondreams.org/views/053000-102.htm

http://members.tripod.com/infctr/

 

Kaffirs of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.cean.u-bordeaux.fr/lusotopie/resu0015.html

http://www.iias.nl/iiasn/21/regions/21SA7.html

http://www.oneworld.org/ips2/jan99/11_26_029.html

 

Karava Cast of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)             (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.defonseka.com/k.htm

 

Malays in Sri Lanka / Ja Minissu of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/Malay1.htm

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/malays.htm

http://www.island.lk/2002/02/10/featur03.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/Malay_Kurunegala.htm

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code/844.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/brihist.htm

http://origin.dailynews.lk/2002/01/25/fea02.html

http://www.island.lk/2003/01/22/midwee05.html

http://www.milnet.com/milnet/state/srilanka/

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/malays1.htm

http://www.infolanka.com/org/srilanka/hist/hist20.html

 

Moors – Muslims of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)   (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/muslims/moors.htm

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/muslims/moors2.htm

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/muslims/moors3.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/ethnomoor.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/brihist.htm

http://www.cpamedia.com/articles/20011005_03/

http://members.tripod.com/~hettiarachchi/muslim.html

http://members.tripod.com/~hettiarachchi/moor.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/nametrad.htm

http://www.milnet.com/milnet/state/srilanka/

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/cont1.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/brihist.htm

http://www.srilankapage.com/muslims.htm

http://www.geocities.com/zahidtg2/SriLanka/

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/srilankamuslims/

http://www.geocities.com/zahidtg2/SriLanka/muslims_lanka.html

http://www.geocities.com/zahidtg2/SriLanka/SriLanka.html

 

Nagas of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/yakkas.htm

http://www.lankalibrary.com/myths/nagas.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/elu.html              ELU LANGUAGE

 

Nittevo of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)                      (ethnic gp – extinct >1750ad)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.meta-religion.com/Paranormale/Anomalies/nittevo.htm

http://www.n2.net/prey/bigfoot/articles/nittevo.htm

 

Portuguese Burghers / Mechanics of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)   (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Styx/6497/ceylonD.html

http://www.cean.u-bordeaux.fr/lusotopie/resu0015.html

 

Rodi / Sri Lankan Untouchables of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)   (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://members.tripod.com/~hettiarachchi/rodi.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/rodiya.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/rodi.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/rodiya.html

 

Sindhi in Sri Lanka [Pakistan] (Sri Lanka)     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.infolanka.com/org/sindhi/

 

Singaporeans in Sri Lanka [Singapore] (Sri Lanka)  (national gp – present)

http://members.tripod.com/~sinclub/index.html

 

Sinhalese of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)                   (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.spur.asn.au/lion.htm

http://easyweb.easynet.co.uk/~sydney/sinhales.htm

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/durava.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/nametrad.htm

http://members.tripod.com/~hettiarachchi/sinhala.html  LANGUAGE

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/sincont1.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/elu.html                    LANGUAGE

http://www.srilankapage.com/sinhala.htm

http://arabiatimes.tripod.com/sinhalese.htm                      LANGUAGE

http://www.sinhalapage.com/                                               LANGUAGE

http://www.speaksinhala.com/                                             LANGUAGE

http://www.bethany.com/profiles/p_code5/1719.html

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/index.html

http://www.lankachronicle.com/history.html

http://www.owu.edu/~stdissan/files/singhalease.html    LANGUAGE

http://sinhalese.tripod.com/index2.html

 

Sri Lankans (Sri Lanka)                                    (national gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/

http://www.infolanka.com/

http://www.srilanka.com/

http://www.ourlanka.com/

http://www.info.lk/links/

http://ceylon-online.com/

http://www.lankatopten.com/

http://www.lankalinksystems.com/

http://www.topix.net/world/sri-lanka

http://www.is.lk/is/homes/

 

Tamils of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.spur.asn.au/drav.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/tamintro.htm

http://www.island.lk/2002/09/18/midwee03.html

http://www.island.lk/2002/09/25/midwee06.html

http://www.tamilclass.com/                                                   LANGUAGE

http://www.tamil.net/

http://southasia.net/Current_Issues/Tamils_Sri_Lanka/

http://members.tripod.com/~tamilned/

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/jaffna_castes.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/nametrad.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/tamcont1.htm

http://www.rootsweb.com/~lkawgw/colonial.html

http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/umberto/chronolo.htm

http://www.uni-koeln.de/phil-fak/indologie/kolam/frame.html

http://www.intamm.com/culture/index.htm

http://www.tamilworld.com/

http://www.tamilnation.org/

 

Veddhas / Veddas of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)    (ethnic gp – present)

http://members.tripod.com/~hettiarachchi/veddha.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.lacnet.org/island/i980607/leisure.htm#Veddas%20-%20now%20only%20a%20household%20name

http://www.lacnet.org/suntimes/000917/plusm.html#1LABEL1

http://www.srilankapage.com/veddhas.htm

http://www.mysrilanka.com/travel/lanka/history/veddas_srilanka.htm

http://www.global-vision.org/srilanka/stegeborn2.html

http://vedda.org/1-who.htm

http://members.tripod.com/~hettiarachchi/veddha.html

http://vedda.org/wanniyalaeto.htm

http://www.global-vision.org/srilanka/

http://emuseum.mnsu.edu/cultural/oldworld/middle_east/vedda.html

 

Yakkas of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka)                       (ethnic gp – extinct?)

http://members.tripod.com/~hettiarachchi/yakka.html

http://www.lankamasks.org/museum/masks/ritual/yakka/texts/yakka2.htm

http://www.engsoc.org/~sammy/theworldmirror/m1v20/features/history1.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul.html

http://www.lankalibrary.com/cul/yakkas.htm

 

Sri Lankans in Australia (Australia)                (national gp – present)

http://www.ozlanka.com/

http://uq.net.au/slsoc

http://www.slansw.org/

http://www.geocities.com/slcsofwa/

http://www.users.bigpond.com/kjjoustra/Ceylon%20Society%20of%20Australia.htm

http://www.slisam.com/association.htm

http://home.vicnet.net.au/~slanka/slhome.html

 

Sri Lankans in Canada (Canada)                     (national gp – present)

http://www.aradana.com/

http://www.lankatown.com/

http://www.slcfa.org/

http://webhome.idirect.com/~sluna/

http://www.slcacalgary.org/

http://lanka.ca/

 

Sri Lankans in France (France)                        (national gp – present)

http://www.chez.com/suriyakantha/indexfr.htm

 

Sri Lankans in New Zealand (NZ)                   (national gp – present)

http://www.srilanka.co.nz/

http://www.usla.org.nz/

http://www.srilankanz.net.nz/

http://www.srilankanculturalcircle.wellington.net.nz/

 

Sri Lankans in Sweden (Sweden)                     (national gp – present)

http://w1.175.telia.com/~u17503818/huvud.htm

http://www.slais.net/

 

Sri Lankans in Britain (UK)                             (national gp – present)

http://www.abooda.com/home/default.asp

 

Sri Lankans in America (USA)                        (national gp – present)

http://members.tripod.com/~FOSUS

http://www.lankatown.com/

http://www.slaca.org/

http://www.slah.us/

http://www.slaneusa.com/

http://members.tripod.com/~FOSUS/fr0idx.htm

http://www.voiceoflanka.net/

http://www.clublk.us/

 

Malays of Sri Lanka in Australia (Australia)  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/slama_web/

 

Sinhalese in Australia (Australia)                  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.sinhalaforum.com.au/

http://www.spur.asn.au/

 

Sinhalese in Canada (Canada)                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.aradana.com/

 

Sinhalese in Italy (Italy)                                   (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.sinhale.com/index.htm

 

Sinhalese in Singapore (Singapore)               (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.singaporesinhala.com/main/index.htm

 

Sinhalese in Britain (UK)                                  (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.sinhalacentre.demon.co.uk/index.htm

 

Tamils in Australia (Australia)                         (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilaustralian.com/

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/australia.htm

http://www.tamilnet.net.au/

http://www.uthayam.net/

http://www.vidivu.org/

http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/Senate/4745/

http://sydneytamilsangam.org/main/

http://www.users.bigpond.com/nnesan.htm

http://www.eta.org.au/home.htm

 

Tamils in Canada (Canada)                             (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilcanadian.com/

http://www.ctconline.ca/

http://www.canadiantamilspage.com/

http://www.fetna.org/

http://www.tamilculturewaterloo.org/

http://www.news.tamilcanadian.com/

http://www.wtm-mtl.com/

http://webhome.idirect.com/~krish/

http://www.ctcc.ca/

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/canada.htm

http://www.tncsc.com/

http://www.torontotamil.com/

http://www.ottawatamil.com/

 

Tamils in Denmark (Denmark)                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamileelam.dk/

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/denmark.htm

http://www.urmila.de/DesisinD/Europa/denmark.html

 

Tamils in Fiji (Fiji)                                              (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/fiji.htm

http://murugan.org/research/goundar.htm

 

Tamils in France (France)                                 (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/france.htm

http://www.paristamil.com/

http://www.tamilnenjam.com/

 

Tamils in Germany (Germany)                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/germany.htm

http://www.germantamilan.com/

http://www.puyal.de/

 

Tamils in Italy (Italy)                                         (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/italy.htm

 

Tamils in Malaysia (Malaysia)                        (ethnic gp – present)

http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/~haroldfs/540/handouts/sparadox/sparadox.html

http://www.tamil.net/iatr/

http://www.sangam.org/ANALYSIS/MalaysianTamils.htm

http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/~haroldfs/messeas/maltamil/MALAYSIA.html

http://www.transcomm.ox.ac.uk/working%20papers/ravijain.pdf

http://groups.msn.com/MalaysiaTamils

http://forumhub.com/tnhistory/6457.03.21.44.html

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/malaysia.htm

 

Tamils in Mauritius (Mauritius)                      (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/mauritius.htm

http://www.themauritianconnection.com/culture/festival/index.html

http://folk.uio.no/geirthe/Post-ethnic.html

http://folk.uio.no/geirthe/Communicating.html

http://folk.uio.no/geirthe/Culturalcontexts.html

 

Tamils in Myanmar (Myanmar)                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/myanmar.htm

 

Tamils in Netherlands (Netherlands)              (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/netherland.htm

http://members.tripod.com/~tamilned/index.html

http://www.tamilway.tk/

 

Tamils in New Zealand (NZ)                             (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/4708/

http://www.angelfire.com/ak/nztamil/

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/newzealand.htm

 

Tamils in Norway (Norway)                              (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.norsktamil.no/reise.pdf

http://www.sinhaya.com/norway.htm

http://www.norwaytamil.info/www/norway.htm

http://www.norsktamil.no/

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/norway.htm

http://www.oslovoice.com/

 

Tamils in Reunion (Reunion)                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/reunion.htm

http://www.chez.com/sangam/

http://www.wali.net/ile-reunion-services/PopulationA.htm

http://www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/2000/05/10/stories/09100652.htm

 

Tamils in Singapore (Singapore)                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.travel-singapore.com/information/people/indians.htm

http://www.trc.org.sg/

http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/~haroldfs/messeas/maltamil/MALAYSIA.html

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/singapore.htm

http://tamilmurasu.asia1.com.sg/

http://www.asia99.com/sing/punniya/

 

Tamils in South Africa (South Africa)            (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.hindu.org.za/sat_people1.htm

http://murugan.org/research/subramaniyan.htm

http://www.spur.asn.au/ltte_activities_in_south_africa.htm

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/southafrica.htm

 

Tamils in Sweden (Sweden)                             (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/sweden.htm

http://biphome.spray.se/rans/index2.htm

 

Tamils in Switzerland (Switzerland)                 (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/switzerland.htm

http://swisstamil.8k.com/f1.html

http://www.gtsuvadi.com/

http://www.stso.ch/

http://www.swisstamilan.com/

http://www.urmila.de/DesisinD/Europa/switzerland.html

 

Tamils in Trinidad (Trinidad & Tobago)       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/trinidad.htm

 

Tamils in Britain (UK)                                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.britishtamils.org/

http://britishtamils.org/

http://www.tamilhousing.org.uk/

http://www.eu-tamils.com/

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/unitedkingdom.htm

http://www.eelam.com/

 

Tamils in America (USA)                                 (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.bayareatamilmanram.org/

http://www.chicagotamilsangam.org/

http://www.fetna.org/

http://www.gatamilsangam.org/

http://www.bkmhouston.org/

http://www.achi.org/

http://www.seattletamilsangam.org/

http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/cio/tagdv.htm

http://www.tamilsangam.org/

http://indsangh.com/TMANRAM/

http://www.crl.com/~orpi/TamilSangam/

http://www.mitamilsangam.org

http://www.members.tripod.com/~Tamilsangam/

http://members.tripod.com/~Tamilsangam/index.html

http://www.fortunecity.com/victorian/cloisters/51/index.html

http://www.ntyo.org/root/home.htm

http://www.tnfusa.org/

http://www.tnftnc.org/tnftnc/

http://www.angelfire.com/tx2/ats/

http://www.sangam.org/

http://www.trousa.org/

http://www.nytamilsangam.org/

http://www.metroplextamilsangam.org/

http://www.missouritamilsangam.org/

http://www.tenntamilsangam.org/

http://www.washingtontamilsangam.org/

http://www.tamilnation.org/diaspora/usa.htm