People of Sri Lanka celebrate their New Year as Sinhalese New Year also known as Aluth Avurudda.
In Sri Lanka the celebrations of the Gregorian calender New Year which falls on 1st January is comparatively lesser as compared to the Sinhalese New Year which is generally celebrated on 13 or 14 April.
In Sri Lanka, New Year’s Eve Parties and Fireworks take place manly in Colombo and that too mainly takes place in famous Hotels.
Apart from that some good New Year celebrations take place at Hikkaduwa beach.
Apart from this, Sri Lankan Buddhist devotees light oil lamps at the Kelaniya Temple in Kelaniya, Colombo.
If you are not present there in Sri Lanka during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Sri Lanka New Year 2017 Fireworks Display from Sri Lanka.
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Sri Lanka, falls in GMT/UTC + 5:30 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year eight and half hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.
In Sri Lanka, you can watch Sri Lanka New Year Fireworks LIVE on TV Channels like – Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC), Independent Television Network (ITN), TNL, etc.
Live Streaming of Sri Lanka New year Fireworks might not be available online easily.