There are no other words to describe the Kandy Pera Hera. It truly was an epic show. Last night we attended the longest and most elaborate parade I’m sure I’ll ever see in my lifetime. I think the whole population of Kandy and over 80 elephants were in the production. Every part of the 4 hour procession was steeped in history and symbolism with the most important part being when the oldest and most-respected tusker enters with the tooth of the buddha in a golden reliquary on his back. Below are some of photos and video for your viewing pleasure.

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