Morawaka (SL)

Sin: මොරවක – மொறவக்க moṟavakka ‘Peacock Bend’  SP,  Sri Lanka From Sin: monara, ‘peacock’; and  waka, ‘bend, curve’. The Nilwala Ganga and the roads that skirt it do indeed fan out here on the bend in the river like a peacock’s tail feathers. Th town is...