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Is Sri Lanka Heading Towards A Rohingya Type Attack On Muslims?

By Latheef Farook

Latheef Farook

Latheef Farook

BBS – Ashin Wirathu Alliance: Is Sri Lanka heading towards a Rohingya type attack on island’s besieged Muslims?

The alliance between anti Muslim Sri Lankan racist outfit Bodu Bala Sena and Burma’s blood thirsty Buddhist Monk Ashin Wiruthu, responsible for slaughtering thousands of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, spells disaster for the island.

This extremely dangerous alliance, brought together by their common hatred towards Islam and Muslims, perhaps trained and financed by their new found  Israel and United States friends, has all the ingredients to turn the island into a killing field from which it may unlikely to recover for decades to come under the existing local and global political environment.

This unholy alliance fits into the Zionist sponsored and United States led global anti Muslim campaign to justify the invasion and destruction of Muslim countries. This is the reason why the Muslims suspect the hate mongers as mercenaries of foreign forces.

The growing fear among the island’s besieged Muslim community is that “BBS – Asin Wirathu Alliance” may lead to a Rohingya type attack on the island’s Muslims.

Already the Sinhalese extremists led by Jathika Hela Urumaya and what is perceived as its fronts such as BBS, Sihala Ravaya and Ravana Balakaya managed to poison the minds of Sinhalese against Muslims to justify such an attack on Muslims. In fact JHU’s Udaya Gammanpila even stated once that “a 1915 type Sinhala-Muslim riot is inevitable”.

It appears this hate campaign unleashed during the past two and half years had already dented the centuries old traditional harmonious relations between Sinhalese and Muslims.

However there are signs of hope for the island. Responsible elements among the Sinhalese started waking up to the threat posed by these extremists to their society. Many admit that extremists have already caused considerable damage to the image of Buddhism and the Sinhalese community.

On the other hand the Muslims begin to realize that this is not a conflict between Sinhalese and Muslims, but the work of few hundreds of extremists who do not represent the Sinhalese community as they claim. It was under this atmosphere that the BBS leaders met Myanmar’s Monk Ashin Wirathu, described by Time magazine as the “Monk of Terror”.

Local mainstream media which usually give wide publicity to Sinhalese extremists and help promote their agendas were quiet. However breaking the news website Colombo Telegraph stated on 12 March 2014 under the headline Buddhist Bin Laden’ To Visit Sri Lanka: “We’ve Not Signed Any Agreement with 969 Movement”: BBS

“We have not signed any agreement with Burma’s Buddhist monk Ashin Wirathu or the 969 movement”, the Chief Executive Officer of the Bodu Bala Sena Dilanthe Withanage told Colombo Telegraph. He said the caption of the photograph, which is circulating via social media saying “the BBS has come to an agreement with Burma’s terrorist 969 movements”, is a slander. “This picture was taken while our secretary Ven. Galagoda Atte Gnanasara signing the visitors’ book.” he said. Ashin Wiruthu, widely known as the Burma’s ‘Bin Laden of Buddhism’ has been invited to Sri Lanka.

Nine days later on 21 March 2014 Ceylon Today published a report by Ruwan Laknath Jayakody under the headline”BBS invites Ashin Wirathu Thera to visit SL “

The man that Time Magazine dubbed ‘The Face of Buddhist Terror,’ Leader of the 969 Movement in Myanmar, who is notorious for his anti-Islam rhetoric, Ven. Ashin Wirathu Thera, will be arriving in the island on an invitation by the Bodu Bala Sena (BBS).

BBS General Secretary, Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thera said, “There is no need for a hullabaloo yet. We will let the relevant people know in due course. We have invited him and he will come and we will have a meeting. That is all. The media does not need to know for how long he will stay here. We will plan it and reveal it at the appropriate time.” BBS Education and Research Unit Chief Coordinator, Chamila Liyanage, said, “Even though the dates are not confirmed yet, he is definitely coming.

“Buddhist countries in the Asiatic region are facing difficulties and even violence from the Muslims and the other religions in the region. The best example comes from Thailand, Myanmar and Bangladesh. This is the very reason why Ven. Wirathu decided to start the 969 Movement in Myanmar. We visited Thailand and Myanmar and we will be visiting other countries in East Asia. We will definitely be starting an international network with global reach with likeminded Buddhist civil society institutions, Buddhist scholars and Buddhist activist organizations in these countries. With Ven. Wirathu Thera we will be discussing strategic plans for at least a regional network for the time being, for which we need a concrete plan,” he added.

These reports disturb specially Muslims.

Ashin Wirathu, leader of the anti-Muslim movement in Burma, has been a “notorious chauvinist”. In its cover story the TIME magazine described Ashin Wirathu: The Monk behind Burma’s “Buddhist Terror”. His apartheid-like speech stirred shocked reaction on Twitter, with users calling the monk a “neo-Nazi” inciting anti-Muslim pogroms in Burma.

His 969 Anti Muslim organization, together with the Myanmar armed forces, killed thousands of Muslim men, women, children and the aged, burnt Muslim localities and indiscriminately raped Muslim women besides looting Muslim properties and belongings. They   threw bodies of hundreds of Muslims killed into the Bay of Bengal and covered the dead bodies with clothes usually worn by Buddhists   and claimed that they are the remains of Buddhist people who became victims.

It is this Ashin Wirathu whom the BBS is inviting to Sri Lanka. This is like inviting Hitler, Mussolini, Ariel Sharon or Menachem Begin,

Sri Lanka is not Myanmar. Myanmar is a country which lived in isolation for decades.  It was cut away from the world. However Sri Lanka has a long history of civilization and played a dynamic role in the Third World affairs and earned a name for itself.

Muslim world has traditionally been friendly with Sri Lanka.

Our economy is tied to many Muslim countries. Almost a million Sri Lankans are employed in the Gulf States and their annual remittance exceeds six billion dollars. This brings relief to millions of families. In fact employment opportunities abroad have become the largest foreign exchange earner to the island.

Muslim countries always came to rescue Sri Lanka in times of crisis. For example in the United Nations sponsored United Nations Human Rights Council resolution on March 27 in Geneva calling for a comprehensive investigation into alleged serious violations and abuses of human rights, committed by both parties in Sri Lanka,  of the 12 countries voted against five were Muslim countries. This included Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Algeria and Maldives If not for these five Muslim countries Sri Lanka would have got only seven votes.

Do the Sinhalese extremists who have unleashed an unwanted destructive campaign against Muslims understand the seriousness of their madness?

Under the circumstance do we need to jeopardize these friendly relations for the sake of few hundreds of extremists?  Under such circumstance is it wise for Sri Lanka to allow these extremists to hijack the country and hobnob with mass murderers of Myanmar Muslims.

On the other hand Muslims worldwide are carefully watching the ongoing anti Muslim campaign in Sri Lanka. We are not living in the pre colonial era. We are part of the world and the world is not part of Sri Lanka as these extremists think.

The price the country will be made to pay for the ongoing attack on the island’s Muslim community will be unpredictable.

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    Unfortunately majority of the Sinhalese believe that this island exclusively belongs to them. It is what we call Mahavamsa mindset. Political leaders fan this flame to catch votes. Targets are Muslims Hindus(Tamils) and Catholics. Unless the masses get civilized about religious and ethnic tolerance these attacks will continue. There is a dangerous decline in democracy and culture in Srilanka. The press and media are suppressed or bribed. The public especially the Sinhalese have no way to find out the truth. All atrocities are backed out. Chinese are drowning the country in debt. West is regarding the leaders of the island as criminals. India is waiting on the side awaiting an opportunity to capitalize on the failure of this country. Our only chance is to appeal to the international bodies. Unfortunately Muslim leaders play double game. They cling on to ministerial positions and almost sell their own people. These Muslim leaders canvass support from Muslim countries to save their chauvinistic government. Muslims must start by taking their own leaders to task.

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      Riza Ahmed , RE: Sinhala Monk Mahanam “Buddist” Racism

      “Unfortunately majority of the Sinhalese believe that this island exclusively belongs to them. It is what we call Mahavamsa mindset.”

      Yes. This is the core problem and Myth, that has nothing to do with Buddhism.

      Lanka belongs to the Native Veddah. Everybody else is a Pradeshi- Para.

      That includes, the Sinhala, the Tamils, The Muslims and others. All have have the rights of the para, just like the Para-Sinhala and other paras.

      Well, well, how can one sort out myths and facts? Data and good reasoning. Dr. Para-nawithana, the noted Sri Lanka Archaeologist who died in 1972, claimed that man was there in Sri Lanka, 500,000 years ago!. This was in 20th Century AD, not 5th Century AD. Another Myth.

      The Lion people? Any DNA evidence. People in the 5th Century had limited information and tools. A monk, a king or some sage can say something, like the Sun going around the Earth, and people will believe them. Given below is something for you to ponder and digest. By the way, do you know the History? Given below is a summary for your information that has booth scientific and historical support. Now, you are getting somewhere, closer to the truth. The cause is Monk Mahanama Sinhala Buddhist Racism. Have you ever wondered why in Sri Lanka, there are hardly any Tamil Buddhists despite Buddhaghosa came from Tamil Nadu?

      It is also a fight by Buddhists against the Hindus. You can compare that to Christianity Vs, Judaism.

      Corrections: 1.) Buddha is no Lord, No God. Just Buddha, a teacher, he had a philosophy,( avoid suffering) but threw in rebirth, after-life, Anatta, making Buddhism a religion. Irrespective of the definition of Aanatta, no-soul concept compared to the permanent soul, Athman, of Hinduism, this is after-life descriptions, and makes both Buddhism and Hinduism, Religions. Read the Jataka Stories of Buddhism, some pre-dates Buddhism. Of course, there are no Gods in Buddhism, unlike in Hinduisms claimed 330,000,000 Gods, but many Buddhists make Buddha to be a God or Lord, because Buddhists still want a God. Why Hindus worship so many gods and goddesses is a real mystery for most people.

      http://www.huffingtonpost.com/gadadhara-pandit-dasa/the-33-million-demigods-o_b_1737207.html

      Good that you came closer to the truth now. The seeds were planted by Monk Mahnama Sinhala Buddhist Racism, in 5th Century AD, in the Mahawansa Imaginations. Want to read more? It is a Threat by the Sinhala Monk Mahanama “Buddhist” Racism that is practiced in SRI LANKA. Deja Vu… have seen it before. 1958, 1983, 2009. Yes, this is a exposure of a Monk Mahanama lie. You need to look at one of the BIGGEST SINHALA BUDDIST lies. The Monk Mahanama Imaginations of Mahawansa. Given below is a summary of the real facts. Remember Somarama who killed SWRD. They were ALL Sinhala Mahanama “Buddhist” Racists . “Buddhist” because they are NOT Buddhist. They are racists. So we had a situation where the Paradeshis. the Para-Sinhala killing Para-Tamil based on Mahanama racism. That is NOT True Buddhism. This is what the True Natives, Native Veddas have to say about the Para- Sinhala and other Paras-, the Paradeshis or foreigners.

      All the above descriptions support the Sinhala and Tamil as Para-Sinhala and Para-Tamil, like Para-deshi, Foreigners, as far a the Native Veddah are concerned, who walked at least 16,000 years ago when Lanka and India were connected by a land bridge as the sea levels were low. So, the Sinhala and Tamil Nationalism need to be identified as, Racism, Para-Sinhala Nationalism and Para-Tamil Nationalism. Monk Mahanama imaginations of Mahawansa need to be exposed and discarded. Why?

      Non- Confirmation bias of Mahawansa. Did Dr. Para-nawithana, the noted Sri Lankan Archaeologist believe the Imaginations of monk Mahanama of 5th Century such as:

      a) Grandfather of Para-Vijaya was a lion? Any DNA data in support of this imagination?

      b) Buddha visited Lanka three-times in 500 BC? any support for the Imagination.

      c) During one visit, Buddha left his giant footprint on top of Mount Samanala Kanda, “Adams Peak”. Did he fly by the Dandu Monera Yanthraya, Giant Bird, and parachute?

      d) The Veddah are the offspring of Para-Vijaya and Kuveni. Is there any DNA data to support this? No. Another Monk Mahanama Imagination.

      Sri Lanka’s indigenous inhabitants, the Veddas — or Wanniya-laeto (‘forest-dwellers’) as they call themselves — preserve a direct line of descent from the island’s original Neolithic community dating from at least 16,000 BC and probably far earlier according to current scientific opinion.1 Even today, the surviving Wanniya-laeto community retains much of its own distinctive cyclic worldview, prehistoric cultural memory, and time-tested knowledge of their semi-evergreen dry monsoon forest habitat that has enabled their ancestor-revering culture to meet the diverse challenges to their collective identity and survival. Further reference: Here some credible data and reference of the genetic Admixture. The Native Veddah were the original inhabitants of the land, well before the foreigners, the parades-his, came from South India.

      http://www.lankanewspapers.com/news/2007/6/15923_space.html

      The Genetic affinities of Sri Lankan populations – [Reproduced here on a special request made by our LNP friend MURU, this article (web site) was first found by our friend MAGHA.] Friday, 15 June 2007 – 11:25 AM SL Time Genetic affinities of Sri Lankan populations Human Biology, by Kshatriya, Gautam Kumar Genetic Admixture. Table 9 presents the estimated values of admixture for the two hybrid populations (the Sinhalese and the Tamils) based on 13 polymorphic loci, fitting a trihybrid model using the ancestral frequencies shown in Table 10. (Tables 9 and 10 omitted).

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        Latheef farook joker is seeing ghosts in day light

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          IF Muslims are attacked they have no one to blame but their own COWARDLY and UNPRINCIPLED and SHAMELESS leaders like Rauf Hakeem who is supporting the Bodu Bala Mahinda Rajapaksa regime to attack ALL minorities.

          Why is is that your Muslims only write when Muslims are attacked? You don’t worry about attacks on other minorities like Christians and Tamils?!
          I am sorry to say that after long study and analysis I have concluded that MUSLIMS are the most primitive group among believers of the WORLD RELIGIONS – given your treatment of women and asking women and girls to cover their bodies because Muslim Men can NOT control their sexual desires when they see women! Bloody JOKE this!

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            Don’t you know, the Koran teaches Muslims to trust their own kind and not to trust kafirs (others).

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              BBS agent
              You nailed it BBS.Muslims in Srilanka didn’t take Koran
              too serious and trusted the “Kafirs(others)” and now
              counting stars!But don’t worry BBS,Colombo district
              rejected all Muslim candidates from the UPFA in this
              PC election!Kalutara followed the same line and on top
              SLMC was given nearly 4500 votes.Wait,wait another good
              news!Muslims in the south have this time been persuaded
              to listen to JVP,according to a Muslim news report.More
              surprises,Muslims have sent a strong signal to the SLMC
              too,”no dirty games man!”

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            Dodo,

            All flavors MYTH holders are the same. They only differ in the degree of their Myths. True for Hindus, Buddhists, Jews, Christians, Muslim and other flavors. They all are jokes. Only belief, no proof, based on imaginations. Did Joshua really stop the Sun?

            “I am sorry to say that after long study and analysis I have concluded that MUSLIMS are the most primitive group among believers of the WORLD RELIGIONS – given your treatment of women and asking women and girls to cover their bodies because Muslim Men can NOT control their sexual desires when they see women! Bloody JOKE this!”

            This happened because in the conflict between the Muslim Intellectuals and Philosophers(Lovers of Wisdom), Vs. the Ulema and Mullah, then the Ulema won out in the 12th Century.

            Remember, you use Algebra, Algorithm and many others today.

            Read, Islamic Science and Philosophy, Hamid Ghazali and Avorroes.

            The Women and Philosophers had freedom until then. Then the Islamic dark ages began, courtesy of Ulema and Mullahs.

            There was no age of Reason and Enlightenment unlike in Christian Europe. Read The Age of Reason by Thomas Paine. Only Kamel Ataturk, with the separation of Mosque and State, like the US and France made any progress.

            Just Google Neil de Grasse in the U Tune and in Google.

            The Naming Rights.

            Neil DeGrasse Tyson – The Islamic Golden Age: Naming Rights

            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDAT98eEN5Q

            Published on Mar 18, 2012
            Neil deGrasse Tyson, an American astrophysicist and Director of the Hayden Planetarium, discusses how Islamic scholars contributed to the Islamic Golden Age and how over time independent reasoning (ijthad) lost out to modern institutionalised imitation (taqleed) present in the wider islamic society today.

            http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islam_and_science

            Islam and science addresses the relationships between the religion of Islam, its adherents’ (Muslims) communities and the activities known collectively as science. As with all other branches of human knowledge, science, from an Islamic standpoint, [is] the study of nature [as stemming from?] Tawhid, the Islamic conception of the “Oneness” of God.[1] In Islam, nature is not seen as something separate but as an integral part of a holistic outlook on God, humanity, the world and the cosmos. These links imply a sacred aspect to Muslims’ pursuit of scientific knowledge, as nature itself is viewed in the Qur’an as a compilation of signs pointing to the Divine.[2] It was with this understanding that the pursuit of science, especially prior to the colonization of the Muslim world, was respected in Islamic civilizations.[3]

            Theoretical physicist Jim Al-Khalili believes the modern scientific method was pioneered by Ibn Al-Haytham (known in the Western world as “Alhazen”), whose contributions he likened to those of Isaac Newton.[4] Alhazen helped shift the emphasis on abstract theorizing onto systematic and repeatable experimentation, followed by careful criticism of premises and inferences.[5] Robert Briffault, in The Making of Humanity, asserts that the very existence of science, as it is understood in the modern sense, is rooted in the scientific thought and knowledge that emerged in Islamic civilizations during this time.[6]

            Muslim scientists and scholars have subsequently developed a spectrum of viewpoints on the place of scientific learning within the context of Islam, none of which are universally accepted.[7] However, most maintain the view that the acquisition of knowledge and scientific pursuit in general is not in disaccord with Islamic thought and religious belief.[1][7]

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              Amarasiri

              “Neil Degrasse Tyson…… discusses how Islamic
              scholars contributed to the Islamic golden age and
              how overtime independent reasoning lost out to
              modern institutionalised imitations present in the
              wider Islamic society today.”

              Absolute truth.

              According to theoretical physicist Jim al khalil of
              the University of surrey in 2009,Al haytham proved
              experimentally that the so-called emission theory
              (which stated that light from our eyes shines upon
              the objects we see),which was believed by great
              thinkers such as Plato,Euclid and Ptolemy,was wrong
              and established the modern idea that we see because
              light enters our eyes.

              Jim further states:Issac Newton is,as most will agree,
              the greatest physicist of all time.At the very least,he
              is the undisputed father of modern optics,or so we are
              told at school where our text books abound with his
              famous experiments with lenses and prisms,his study of
              the nature of light and its reflection and refraction
              and decomposition of light into the colours of the
              rainbow.
              Yet the truth is rather greyer;and I feel it important
              to point out that,certainly in the field of optics,
              Newton himself stood on the shoulders of a giant who
              lived 700 years earlier.

              BBC news Sunday 4 Jan 2009.

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                whywhy,

                “According to theoretical physicist Jim al khalil of the University of surrey in 2009,Al haytham proved experimentally that the so-called emission theory (which stated that light from our eyes shines upon the objects we see),which was believed by great thinkers such as Plato,Euclid and Ptolemy,was wrong and established the modern idea that we see because light enters our eyes.”

                Yes. There is an American Optical or medical device Company named after him or some other Islamic Scientist.

                That is the beauty of science and the scientific method. You can repeat the experiment and observation, instead of freeing it in the scriptures and revelation.

                That is exactly what happened to Islamic Science, the religious hegemony took the upper hand. However, they did not burn the Philosophers and Scientists. They had to give the upper hand to revelation, and therefore was under the Ulema.

                The same thing was happening in Europe, where they burned Bruno, and with the reformation and the age of reason, and the nation sates and Martin Luther, science and free inquiry flourished.

                Newton was incorrect, partially correct., on the corpuscular theory. Thomas Young’s, Double slit Experiment and Jean Fresnel’s Two-source interference experiments showed that light behaves as wave. All these were possible because the European environment changed, because the Church lost control to impose its hegemony.

                It is Reason and Observation Vs. scriptures, beliefs and Imaginations.

                Even today, about 25% pf the Americans and Europeans believe that the Sun goes around the Earth. In 1600, during Galileo and Kepler’s time, it was 99% Plus.

                So it looks like the half-life is about 200 years for this belief.

                So, by 2020, about 12.5% of Americans and Europeans will believe the Sun Goes round the Earth.

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                  Correction,

                  “So, by 2020, about 12.5% of Americans and Europeans will believe the Sun Goes round the Earth.”

                  SHOULD BE:

                  So, by 2220 CE (AD), about 12.5% of Americans and Europeans will believe the Sun Goes round the Earth.

                  So, by 2420 CE (AD), about 6.25% of Americans and Europeans will believe the Sun Goes round the Earth.

                  So, by 2620 CE (AD), about 3.25% of Americans and Europeans will believe the Sun Goes round the Earth.

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            O! Primate, the Christians, Burghers, Tamils, Malays, Memons, Sindhis, Nayaks, Negros, Vellalos, Kshatriyas, Govigams, Karavaks, Bodu, Bodu Bala Sonas & Dodos like you too will write whatever pleases to the rhythm whenever attacked by criminals like you.

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      Another Bemil troll, crying Muslim tears this time.

      Latheef Farouk need to learn to stop crying for “Muslims” and think as a Sri lankan.

      Otherwise the Mahawmsa mindset will teach them a lesson.

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        Bongso
        “Latheef Farouk need to learn to stop crying for “Muslims” and think as a Sri lankan”

        Yes indeed, he sure must; But will the BBS dogs begin to think as Sri Lankans? Idiot!

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          It seems you want the dog’s tail to wag its head.

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      Riza Ahmed
      Every word of what you said is worth its weight in gold. Especially those about our hypocritical muslim ‘leaders’ who sacrifice their community for personal perks and play the double game. The deteriorating situation regarding minority discrimination is very sad and does not bode well for the future of the country. Soon, we should be on the brink of a Rwanda style Hutu massacre or a Screbrenica style ethnic cleansing of minorities. Very sad indeed.

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      Hay Riza,
      Muslim brotherhood was democratically elected to office in Egypt. Its new constitution had not put indigenous coptic Christians on equal footing. Look at our constitution’ now. It allows a lot of rights to minorities. Before talk of ‘mahawamsa mindset’ Muslims should compare their rights in Sri Lanka to the rights of non-Muslims in Muslim majority countries. Then only they’ll know their humbug.

      Brotherhood members not just attack and burn coptic christian churches in Egypt when in power but attacked many a mosques of moderate Muslim sects also. And neo-cons instigated their usual protests. As a result the army seized the power with neo-con blessings. Its all one hell of a war now. Soon it’ll be like Syria.

      Look at what’s happening in Libya. Time reported Salafis have taken over mosques, and even hoisted the flag of al-Qaeda over the courthouse in Benghazi. In the capital, Tripoli, Salafis have destroyed more than six shrines. In one incident, dozens swarmed mausoleums belonging to two Muslim mystics and dug up their bodies so that worshippers could no longer visit their tombs. The prime minister ran away. Country is almost divided into three. But Pillay has not visited there. She is concerned of Sri Lanka where nothing of the sort is taking place.

      Unlike Libya, Egypt ets, not a single Muslim has been killed as a result of religious protests or meetings or lecture or harangue by BBS etc for the last fifty years. It was Wahhabi and Salafi Muslims who has been destroying their own mosques, assaulting fellow Allah believers, burning houses belong to different Muslim sect and even killing fellow Muslims who reject Wahhabism. To cut those long stories short, type “The Wahhabi Invasion of Sri Lanka” to read what Wahhabis and Salafis done throughout Sri Lanka.

      Yesteryear Muslims of Sri Lanka, meaning Sufis have respected the 2500 year history, culture and values of Sinhala Buddhists and cohabited with them amicably. When Muslims were persecuted by Portuguese, King Senerath gave them protection in the east. All that cordial living has been changed by Wahhabis, Salafi extremists. They and their ACJU have forced their values and interpretation of the Koran on moderate Sufis. Once the extremists increased their numbers sufficiently, they started to push their ‘halal’ project on the majority. That’s when a confrontation came to light.

      All that BBS do is conduct an awareness campaign for Sinhalas to understand the existential challenges they are facing. BBS educate Sinhalas how they could prevent a future bloodbath that may arise as a result of Wahhabi action as mentioned earlier.

      So, a great majority of Sinhala Buddhists believe BBS and other organisations have a tremendous work to do in the future to prevent Sri Lanka becoming a Egypt, Libya or Pakistan. True Pakistan in particular is our great friend. So, let Pakistan manage their affairs the Muslim way and we shall manage ours our way.

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        Bsnda,

        “It was Wahhabi and Salafi Muslims who has been destroying their own mosques, assaulting fellow Allah believers, burning houses belong to different Muslim sect and even killing fellow Muslims who reject Wahhabism.”

        “Yesteryear Muslims of Sri Lanka, meaning Sufis have respected the 2500 year history, culture and values of Sinhala Buddhists and cohabited with them amicably.”

        That is why the Wahhabi and Salafis are the Curse of Muslims and Non-Muslims alike. Many Muslims claim they follow the Devil,Satan. The data proves that.

        This Wahhabi curse goes back to Ibn Taymiah of the 13th Century, who laid the foundation for Wahhabism, which Wahab, the Curse, followed. They said, Philosophy, Mathematics , natural Science are all works of the Devi.

        It is like Monk Mahanama distorted “Buddhism” in Sri Lanka, and the absence of Tamil Buddhists, despite

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          Only the biggest of the ignorants would compare the writings by Monk Mahanama to that of al-Wahhab of 18th century.

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            Banda,

            “Only the biggest of the ignorants would compare the writings by Monk Mahanama to that of al-Wahhab of 18th century.”

            The 5th Century monk and the 18th century mullah, both, are ignorant.

            Comparing two ignorant, separated by 13 centuries, who differ in degree only of their imaginations, is no big deal.

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            Banda,

            Myths are myths. Whichever way they are compared, they are still Myths.

            5th Century Unsupported Myths and 18th Century unsupported Myths.

            They all are the same. Myths.

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      All in all, it is like printing the outer cover of the book very attractive in order to get more customers – and sell more books at the end of the day

      a) No justice, fairness in any areas to this day, but some kind of press freedom is seen, though questions raised by audience are deliberately kept away from publish

      b) Roads and other physical constructions are being done, but over 40%- 50% out of allocations are not traceable – nor have they brought any kind of calculations in terms of those bills in order to prove their accountability.

      c) Crime investigations are seen just intitiated, but nothing like final rerports are made clear to the public – comparable did not show anything yet what happened to collosal sums gotten for tsunami victims.

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        Are you from the audits dept. Don’t talk bullshit sama

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          mechanic

          “Don’t talk bullshit sama”

          By any chance you are being related to Maveeran or Kali(stani)

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            Indigenously, you are coerced to think rightfully.
            Kali-Maa, Shakti De!

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    Latheef Farouk,

    The die is cast and the Muslims are doomed. No ifs and no buts.

    The lunatic fringe in Sri Lanka once again will drag this country to the dark ages. They will kill, they will maim, they will plunder and they will rape. They did it to the Tamils and got away handsomely and they will do it to the Muslims also. I assure you that the government of the Rajapaksa Cabal will reap the benifits in the short and the long run. The opposition in the parliament is reduced to a joke. Divisive politics has given the Rajapaksa clan unmitigated power. Decimating Muslims is a necessary evil to continue the Clans stranglehold on governing the fools of Sri Lanka.

    By the way Muslim countries that supported Sri Lanka in the recent UNHRC resolution did so because they themselves are autocratic in rule, who identify their style of governance with that of the Rajapaksa Clans power politics. And Latheef, expecting the Rajapaksa Clan to be grateful for this support shown by the autocratic Muslim nations and to transfer that gratefulness to the plight of the Muslims in Sri Lanka is an exercise in futility indeed. Remember, the autocratic Muslim rulers also decimate Muslims. Look at the status of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt at the moment.

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      The Burmese in the Burma-Bangladesh border fear the hundreds of thousands of Bengali Muslims that illegally came across the border
      over a period of time will impose their intolerant religion and Sharia on the hitherto peaceful Buddhists in the Union. Burma has a Muslim population of its own in the Union for centuries – who have been living there relatively peacefully. The Burmese are only too conscious of the
      endless violence unleashed by Muslims on Thai Buddhists across the
      border and are merely trying to defend themselves against what they perceive as a violent global threat to other religions. Why does not Bangladesh take back their Muslims? Even the pacifist Aung San Suu Kyi
      refuses to enter the controversy against unanimous Burmese opinion.

      Hooker

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        Hooker.

        “The Burmese in the Burma-Bangladesh border fear the hundreds of thousands of Bengali Muslims that illegally came across the border over a period of time will impose their intolerant religion and Sharia on the hitherto peaceful Buddhists in the Union.”

        It is about the Para-Deshis and their myths. Bengali are Para-Deshis in Burma.

        The Native Veddah Aethho in Lanka fear the hundreds of thousands of Bengali Kalingas and South Indians that illegally came by boat, Kalla-Thonis over a period of time will impose their intolerant and caste ridden religion and Myths on the hitherto peaceful native Veddah in the Native Veddah Homeland.

        The Paras have proven over the past 2,500 years the non-Egalitarian hate filled religions and myths on the native Veddah People, and still continues even today. along with the other Paras.

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          Seriously amaraya, you should drop your pants and live in the jungle and wander around naked like me if you want to explore our true history or dream into the original thinking of our greatest grandmother the Kuweni.

          Oh, by the way, where about is your forefathers come from?

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            [Edited out] amaraya is a [Edited out]

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            amuda vedda,

            Get you DNA Tested. It will show. Going naked is not full confirmation.

            d) The Veddah are the offspring of Para-Vijaya and Kuveni. Is there any DNA data to support this? No. Another Monk Mahanama Imagination.

            Kuveni is a Monk Mahanama Imagination, just like the flying Dandu Monera Yantraya, machine, which Buddha flew to lay his footprint on the mountain.

            “A tissue of Absurdities”; that is what one scholar said about Mahawansa.

            May be some Veddah women may have been raped by the paras. but it does not make the para- natives.

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              Mr Amarasiri,
              You didn’t answer my question. Where about is your forefathers come from?

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        Southern Thailand was a Muslim sultanate,and thai government want to impose Buddhism on them by force,so they are fighting for their freedom.against the illegal occupation of Thai regime.Sri Lanka is surrounded by 8600 Million Muslims.so don’t try with Muslims.consequences will be much higher.

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          So, you want us to drop our pants for you to bugger it.

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            mechanic

            “So, you want us to drop our pants for you to bugger it”

            We want anything of that sort.

            All we want is for you to stop buggering yourself.

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              mechanic

              Sorry correction:

              “So, you want us to drop our pants for you to bugger it”

              We want nothing of that sort.

              All what we want is for you to stop buggering yourself.

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            You dont need to do it anymore.

            Your Raja did it more than enough – proof – 23 voted against SRILANKA.. is not clear enough ?

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              Sama,
              Just mark all those who voted against Sri Lanka in the world map in one colour. You’ll see that there is only one (South Korea who rely on the US for its security) in asia voted against Sri Lanka where most people in the world live. In Africa, just two voted for the motion. Almost all those who voted in support of neocon motion dwell together. No wonder buggers voted together. But the neocons and their agent Pillay will fail for India, China and Russia are against it.

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        Threats to race and religions are creations by political and religious leaders for ulterior motives and their own insecurity. This situation gets a boost when it is fed to an ignorant population like what is found in Sri Lanka and Burma. Even though populations can be >90% literate, it does not guarantee that they can assimilate logically. Sri Lanka is reeking with racism with massive riots happening every few years where the majority population gang-up and with full state sponsorship and support target and loot, kill, maim minorities in thousands and this is in a country with just a few races and religions. India being a country with thousands of cultures, hundreds of languages, hundreds of races does not have race issues to the level Sri Lanka has. Racism can be ingrained, like what we see in Burmese Buddhists and Sri Lankan Sinhalese. Such behavior can only be controlled with punishment, but punishment does not happen because these acts are state encouraged and sponsored where governance and leadership is from the majority community who are the perpetrators of the same. Further such cowardly and criminal acts are considered heroism and patriotism even though in actuality shameless.

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    This tirade against the United States is misplaced. The United States need not conspire against the muslims in Sri Lanka. You simply got to look at yourself in the mirror more often. You rejoice in Saudi Arabia and Pakistan having rescued the Sri Lankan racist government. At the same time, you talk of other minorities in Sri Lanka being the targets of the racist Sinhala regime. This is the continuation of muslim politics of hunting with the Sinhala hounds and running with the persecuted fox that are the minorities. All your leaders pat themselves on their backs doing this and you think they are great and wise men. It is time that you get rid of your leaders and fight against injustice whether it happens against muslims or against innocent Sinhala villagers, Tamils or Christians. Wasi Pathetta Hoyya politics of the muslims will get them into the stew with no one to help them. Try to find common cause with the rest of humanity in Sri Lanka oppressed by the Rajapakse government.

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      kabaragoya
      How many Muslims do you find in the “vasipaththata hoya”
      pole vaults that amounts to more than 60 from the UNP to the
      govt? CWC and even JVP?Why in local elections it’s always the
      govts that win? Muslims?All “vasipaththata hoya” tradition.
      Sinhala,Tamil and,and and Muslims.Not “only” Muslims.

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    No amount of Muslims supporting the Sinhalese against the Tamils will work. Lateef you can keep kissing the Pakse ASS until the cows come home… but unless you and your community drop your diabolical politics of setting the Tamils against the sinhalese and stand up for your own its not going to work…How long can you hide under the tamil skirt!

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    Sri Lankan Muslims are minority,but Muslims are majority in South Asia,so don’t mess with Muslims,and we don’t like to invite Talibans to Sri Lanka.(we need peace not war).South Asia’s strongest country (nuclear Pakistan)battling with Taliban,what power we posses to fight Taliban like movement?unlike Tamils, Muslims will get money and sophisticated weapons,that can’t coupe our Military.so don’t mess with Muslims.

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      Muslims are the spineless race in the world. If you need to wipe out muslim generations form this land ,please do invite taliban.

      During 30 years of war in Sri Lanka only 90 of Muslims scarifies their lives after joined the Army (I do respect to them for their fearless courage to fight against LTTE )

      dopey followers of Islam think of a Jihad moment against Sri lanka , but there were barmy when country need them most.

      Muslims never win any war.. They were kept mislay on plant in to fight for unrealistic mythical believe

      http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-26781731

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    Don’t terrorise the Muslims,3 million Muslims of Sri Lanka will produce more Talibans than Afganistan.

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      You’re counting the ones in your mother’s womb as well but we shall take your threat very seriously.

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        Through the manipulation only,Buddhists are majority in Sri Lanka.census are biased.only 12 Million Sri Lankans are Buddhists in Sri Lanka.other 8 Millions of Sri Lankans are Minorities.without the support of minorities Sri Lankan military would’t have won the war.you disgraced people could not live with any people.as per the history your great grand-father was born to an animal(cross breed of Lion and a prostitute,thats why your behavious are animalistic).Bodu bala sena will unite the minorities to carve out an independent state to Minority communities in Sri Lanka.(we are waiting for that day).create more troubles to minorities,then will get not only support from Tamil Nadu and our dispora,but will get the support of 57 Muslim countries too.Naalai malarum Elam.hurayyyyyyyyyyyyyy.

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          Mohandas, Refer web page of Census dept of SL and check 2011-12 report of the population in ethnic,religion wise. It clearly said over 15.1 million are Sinhalese. Out of it 14.2 million are Buddhists. Out of 4.9 million minorities it’s about 2.5 million Hindus,1.9 million Islamic. and 1.4 million catholic/christian.

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    Farook,
    can you write a same article on wahabi’s inversion toward Sri Lankn Muslims ??? you do a research and write, I dont think you will have enough guts to do that, b’co BBS wont chase you after read this but wahabi’s will chase you definitely if you write against them & will beheaded

    Read Bellow and start a article, reality of peaceful religion..

    http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-26781731

    A Pakistani Christian man has been sentenced to death for blasphemy, in a case which sparked fierce rioting in the eastern city of Lahore last March.

    Sawan Masih was convicted of using derogatory remarks against the Prophet Mohammed in a row with a Muslim friend.

    Hundreds of Muslims attacked the city’s Christian Joseph colony, torching homes, when the allegations surfaced.

    Allegations of blasphemy against Islam are taken very seriously in Pakistan, where 97% of the population are Muslim.

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    The ‘Asian Bin Laden’, Wirathu would also come within the definition of a Terrorist. Like the original he sits in his place and instigates violence and killing of thousands of innocent men, women and children.

    The Govt is now blacklisting several foreign Tamil groups for having connections with the LTTE. Will it also blacklist such racist terror outfits such as the 969 movement and deny entry visa to this terrorist is the question?

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      Sri Lanka is not policing the globe you idiot. We’re only protecting ourselves.

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        mechanic

        “We’re only protecting ourselves.”

        Try protecting yourselves from yourselves, might work.

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          hay Vedda,
          Protecting from the ‘terrorists’ you stupid.

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            mechanic

            “Protecting from the ‘terrorists’ you stupid.”

            Hence you should protect you from yourself.

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              That means Mechanic is the terroist… cool :) Hit the nail.

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    @Safa
    “The Govt is now blacklisting several foreign Tamil groups for having connections with the LTTE. Will it also blacklist such racist terror outfits such as the 969 movement and deny entry visa to this terrorist is the question?”
    Very good point. Absolutely correct perspective.

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    The early signs of an individual or a nation’s destruction is when they display arrogance and greed.

    Islam and Muslims have the protection of Allah. Historically the enemies of Islam have embraced the straight path after long battles. The events unfolding have a significance only known to Him.

    Islam and Muslim around the world are much bigger and stronger than a few people comment in these forums. These people should take a trip and see the changing world and get in touch with ground realities.

    Ye are the best community that hath been raised up for mankind. Ye enjoin right conduct and forbid indecency; and ye believe in Allah. And if the People of the Scripture had believed it had been better for them. Some of them are believers; but most of them are evil-livers. (The Noble Quran 3:110) They will not harm you save a trifling hurt, and if they fight against you they will turn and flee. And afterward they will not be helped. (The Noble Quran 3:111)

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      Maghribi says as Quran 3:110 says; “Ye are the best community ….” Racists are described as those who believe that other races are not as good as their own and therefore treats them unfairly. What more proof than that to prove Muslims are inbuilt racists.

      This ‘best community’ is kept together not by philosophy but by harsh and one sided rules. Islam is the only religion that retain its membership by threatening to kill anyone who leaves it. Islam teaches that non-Muslims are less than fully human. Muhammad said a Muslim could never be put to death for killing a non-Muslim.

      Surely reasonable people cannot believe all un-believers are evil-livers. But that is exactly what Maghribi quoted above as Koran 3:110 says.

      By far majority in this world are non-Muslims. To Muslims like Maghribi, they are all non believers. For them, there is no God but Allah. Can there be worse intolerance than that?

      The Koran contains at least 109 verses that call Muslims to war with those nonbelievers for the sake of Islamic rule. But it never once speaks of Allah’s love for non-Muslims. No wonder, Koran have produced a trail of blood and tears across world history and still is. Muslims are involved in 90% of all on-going conflicts and wars.

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        Banda

        If one chooses to consume poison, there is nothing one can do; but to watch them self destruct.

        Islam is not the threat in your country. The biggest threat is the annihilation within. Your Rulers with the help of your radical Bhikkus will do the job.

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          Maghribi,
          Have you ever thought of the difference between Radical Bhikkus and radicle Ulemas?

          Ulemas train jihadis on tactics to kill, and all Bhikkus train people to meditate and how not to kill.

          Name one Muslims being killed by radical Bhikku or their followers for the past since independence in a religious riot. I’ll show you Wahhabi and Salafi thugs not only have killed fellow Muslims but burned their houses and destroyed their mosques in Muslim sectarian riots in Sri Lanka.

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            Banda

            Take a good look at Myanmar what your the radical Bhikkus are up to. The sectarian conflict among Muslims are a world wide menace due to lack of knowledge in Islam and are mostly fuelled by dirty politics.

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        Banda,

        For some decades now Global Islam is readying itself to “rid the world of infidels” Unnatural births in all societies, where Muslims are a minority, is a sacred order. The other religions are
        carrying on oblivious to this growing threat. Western European politicians have taken note of this scourge and call it “not a
        religion but an irrational mental condition” Saudis and their partners finance global islam along sharia lines because they realise the spread of democratic ideals spells disaster for their own ostentatious survival. But, it is estimated, they will all be overthrown within the next 3 decades with the spread of social IT networks and the reluctant spread of education in their stone-age societies. Increasing demand for women’s rights is another problem for these despotic societies. They now find they are unable to contain these pressures in their closed regimes and are gradually giving in.

        As far as the Muslims are concerned, the Next Crusades against all other religions is already on – for some years now. Most Muslims are consumed with the delusion “the Future belongs to the Muslim race – for the first time in history” This is why you see Muslims behaving irrationally in many parts of the world.

        Hooker

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    Lathif Farook, You woke up little bit late. Now the UNHRC session is over and I was waiting your crap during that time.

    Your accusations to BBS inapplicable. BBS never attack Islamic mosques, Hindu kovils or catholic churchs. If you can prove it. But the BBS Scathing criticism of muslims land grab in East and North Western provinces, erecting prayer stations here and there w/o the approval of relevant ministry, and other scruplous activities of Minister Hakeem and Rishad Badurdeen instigate these Tawheed Sufi factions in SL. Minister Hakeem’s forceful enrollment of more muslim students to Law College and his party behaviour during UNHCR session are few examples.

    And also because Muslim countries support UNHRC resolution, and the Srilankan’s labour force in Gulf countries are seperate things. And these countries support SL it is because MR and his support for the Palestenian struggle and it is not because of you, Hakeem, or Rishad’s efforts. And also Gulf countries knew that muslims in this country almost from South Indian, Malay and Java descent and there is no blood relation to Gulf Muslims although they trying hard to prove that fact in vain.

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      noel-jones

      “And also Gulf countries knew that muslims in this country almost from South Indian, Malay and Java descent and there is no blood relation to Gulf Muslims although they trying hard to prove that fact in vain.’

      …. from South Indian… and that include the other paras, para-Sinhala, and para-Tamil.

      Sri Lanka’s indigenous inhabitants, the Veddas — or Wanniya-laeto (‘forest-dwellers’) as they call themselves — preserve a direct line of descent from the island’s original Neolithic community dating from at least 16,000 BC and probably far earlier according to current scientific opinion.1 Even today, the surviving Wanniya-laeto community retains much of its own distinctive cyclic worldview, prehistoric cultural memory, and time-tested knowledge of their semi-evergreen dry monsoon forest habitat that has enabled their ancestor-revering culture to meet the diverse challenges to their collective identity and survival. Further reference: Here some credible data and reference of the genetic Admixture. The Native Veddah were the original inhabitants of the land, well before the foreigners, the parades-his, came from South India.

      http://www.lankanewspapers.com/news/2007/6/15923_space.html

      By studying the Sri Lankan Tamils, one can see that the Sinhalese, the Bengalis, and the Indian Tamils can be considered ancestral populations. The contribution of the Sinhalese to the Sri Lankan Tamils is 55.20%. Similarly, the Bengali contribution is 28.17% and that of the Indian Tamils is 16.63%. The results indicate a predominant influence of the Sinhalese (who already have a high contribution from the Indian Tamils) and the Bengalis to a lesser extent.

      In conclusion, the original inhabitants of Sri Lanka were the Veddahs, who have had little admixture with the Sinhalese and possibly none with the Tamils. The Veddahs are distinct because they were confined to inhospitable dry zones and were hardly influenced by the neighboring inhabitants. Furthermore, the Sinhalese and the Sri Lankan Tamils are an admixed population genetically. The Sinhalese, who first came from northwest India under the leadership of Prince Vijaya in 543 B.C., have received and exchanged a substantial amount of their genes with the populations of northeastern and southern India. The Sinhalese and the Tamils have no contribution from the population groups of northwest India. In fact, the contribution made by Prince Vijaya and his small band of 700 companions to the original pool of the Sinhalese must have been eliminated by the long-standing contribution (over 2000 years) of the population groups of northeastern and southern India.

      Furthermore, although there is a noteworthy contribution from the Bengalis (northeast India) to the present-day Sinhalese, the Tamil (South India) contribution predominates. The contribution from the populations of northeast India were diluted, probably because the Indian influence on the Sinhalese after the eighth century A.D. became predominantly South Indian (Raghavan 1964). Thus the Sinhalese of Sri Lanka are genetically more similar to the Tamils of Sri Lanka and India, who were always in close proximity with each other historically, linguistically, geographically, and culturally.

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    The Bond of blood is earthly while the Bond of Muslims around the world is Eternal. Gulf countries value the trust assured by all peace loving Sri Lankans while holding their strategic economic impotence in Asia.

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      Maghribi, Oh Realy. Maybe that’s why muslims[Wahabi and Sunni] in Madampe,Pothuvil and Pulmode fought each other. Maybe that’s why they killing each other in Syria,Libiya,Iraq,Iran,Jordan etc.. Tell it to the Birds man.

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        People fight each other all the time for selfish reasons. Those with faith will always disagree with those without and those who take their religion for a pastime, whom the life of this world beguiles them.

        No soul can ever die except by Allah’s leave and at a term appointed. Whoso desireth the reward of the world, We bestow on him thereof; and whoso desireth the reward of the Hereafter, We bestow on him thereof. We shall reward the thankful. (The Noble Quran 3:145)

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    all people must rejected any nature of harmful to even single Muslim citizen in the country.we can not go back to 2500 year uncivilized system and listing to uneducated trugs no matter they wear yellow cloths.these guys are totally very big liability to society and must stop their dirty works and any such act must be punished by law at maximum strength never give any chance to such organization.it is a responsibilities of majority people to secure minority community of the nation.we all must reject bodu bala sena any dirty action.

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    Really all this inter – racial and religious hatred is fanned by politicians past and present from all the races and religions – to further their own power and personal ends.
    There are good and bad in all races and religions but all should be Sri Lankans. Disharmony will only make the situation for all citizens of the country worse – financially and life stylewise for the citizen as well.
    Hatred and Grievances should be put aside and a common goal to work together in peace and harmony for the future of ALL in Sri Lanka in vital.

    May be education of people by a new organisation led by all races and religions to ignore self serving politicans and work together for their own good and future in harmony should be set up.

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    what a farytale mr faroof.
    the only organisation that has a connection with israel is the SLAF wich has some israel military planes.

    groups like BBS don’t hate muslims, they just don’t like non-buddhist influance increased among buddhists in this buddhist nation.
    not only from muslims, also from others.

    don’t play the victem, as your kind alsways is doing.
    i do not see buddhist in mecca, or vatican?
    they do not live there, they are even not allowed to come there.
    yet muslims and cristians are allowed free movement in our most holy placed in the city of kandy.

    you see ghosts, were there are non.

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    The big political talks and illusive cults will never stop a possible blood flow in Sri lamka , which already is happening few countries in Africa. Between Muslims and Christians . Therefore it is very very important to realise by Muslims , Buddhists , and others to defeat the politically motivated extremism from our land . We the Muslims , Buddhists and Tamils must get together at least today to defeat our common enemy . The paranoia that we feel today has not been arrived over night which was growing among us for decades and people tempted to believe that they elected politicians would resolve it , but we believe today that has not been succeeded and people are broken to pieces . This is the best chance that we got to think together and separate enemy from us and attack with full force together and eradicate for ever . If we failed to realise the common enemy that we can choose to kill each other . If the people believe it is the way to address the problem ,then is good luck to every one . We have done enough inconceivable stupid things in the past which has brought us to where we are today and the tomorrow is in your wisdom !!!!!

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    Well done Iathif and thank you for speaking up for the Muslims.

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