Srilankan sex date
Despite attempts by the UN and various Sri Lankan LGBT protest groups to question and repeal these laws, the government has not historically been the most obliging: The recent former President Rajapaksa, stated gay marriage would ruin the Buddhist heritage of the nation.
He also opposed Norway’s ambassador to Sri Lanka (Grete Lochen) bringing her wife into Sri Lanka arguing that lesbian marriages are not legal in Sri Lanka, so allowing *them* in would encourage Sri Lankan women to want to behave in The recent surprise result in the Sri Lankan elections removed Rajapaksa from power and saw Maithripala Sirisena elected.
Funny Boy is a Sri Lankan book Stefan grew up with and loved (written by Shyam Selvadurai and highly recommended to any LGBT traveller visiting Sri Lanka).
It tells the story of a young Tamil gay boy called Arjy growing up in 1980s Sri Lanka during the civil war era, struggling to come to grips with his homosexuality in a very religious and traditional family and society.
We met a Sinhalese author in Colombo, Kaluu, who has published various books and poetry, some with a LGBT theme.Exposing my sexual identity could affect my job, embarrass my family and could even be life threatening.