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Tuesday, January 5, 2010
# 073 - Lighthouses of Sri Lanka.
The cover feature the Galle Lighthouse. This stamp was issued on 26.12.2005 on the occasion of the first anniversary of the Asian Tsunami. The Port City of Galle which is a World Heritage City due to its fort built by the Dutch was severely affected by the Tsunami. The lighthouse is built within the Dutch Fort.