Sri Lanka has a long history of narrating “Jathaka Katha”, stories of previous lives of Lord Buddha which teaches moral values, in many different ways. The most popular form of had been other than reciting in verses was presenting Jathaka Katha, in picture form painting Jathaka stories on walls of temples. Each Jathaka Katha usually consists of several painted scenes which tell the story in sequence.
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Digital Thorana is released on Open source license with a tutorial to create digital thorana. Thorana will be on the Internet as part of Darama dana. This event is funded by National eLearning centre of UCSC.