Of drums, music and dance

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By Cheranka Mendis in Jaffna

 It’s good to be back in Jaffna. Despite the heat and the thick layer of dust that seems to rise with every footfall, Jaffna holds something special in its palm leaves, the brightly coloured buildings and the red and white pottus of the people. It holds the charm of a bygone era coupled with modernisation that seems to be happening quickly.