Koggala (SL)

Sin: කොග්ගල koggala – Tam: கொக்கலை kokkalai ‘Crane Rock’  SP,  Sri Lanka From Sin: koka, ‘crane’; and gala, ‘rock’. Martin Wickramasinghe (1890-1976), the ‘sage of Koggala’, describes it like this: “Kok-gala is the name of the big rock beyond the...