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- Sri Lankan New Year's: Festival of New Beginnings
- VIDEO: Sri Lankan crowd attacks Muslim warehouse
(BBC, March 29, 2013) Several people have been injured in Sri Lanka's capital, Colombo, when [usually peaceful] Buddhist monks led hundreds in an assault on a Muslim-owned clothing warehouse. Buddhist monks were filmed throwing stones at the storage center of popular garment chain Fashion Bug in a suburb of the capital on Thursday night.