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Arachchi Kolam Mask

Arachchi Kolam Mask

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Taking a baton in hand and with handkerchief on the shoulder, two combs are on his head and a shirt on his body dressed like this the gentlemen acts grandly on the stage then all the people applaud and worship and ask for permission

  • Destroying poverty - shows injustice in this way
  • Asking about all fields- comes like this the Arachchi Kolama (comedy)
  • From his white teeth – announces the royal orders
  • Talks utter nonsense – This drunkard Arachchi (village official)
  • Evoking fear and loyalty among the common people and its comic character are displayed by the creation of this mask with its moustache. Behind him following him is a character called Liyanappu (clerical official). Though these characters have masks that are similar, yet the two different characters can be identified separately and have been created as such.

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    Kolam Masks of Sri Lanka