Description : Even though it was influenced by many factors such as colonial impact, income and wealth, the art and culture of Sri Lanka has managed to retain its ancient roots. Reflected in its extensive history and Buddha’s heritage, the art and culture of Sri Lanka are embraced by forms of art such as dance, music, photography, fine arts and so on. Even though is internationally known for its food, cricket, holistic medicine and tea, the artists of Sri Lanka dedicated their passion to create exquisite art that everyone could enjoy. Most artists from Sri Lanka are supported either by clients who purchase their work or by larger corporations that sponsor various projects. Performance is among the most vibrant and appreciated form of arts, especially dancing and drumming. Artists follow a special ritual when performing on stage. All types of performances are well-attended and appeal to various sections of the community.