Atlas of Sri Lanka
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|Map of Sri Lanka|
|Map of Sri Lanka in Tamil|
|Topography of Sri Lanka|
|Provinces of Sri Lanka|
|Districts of Sri Lanka|
|Divisional Secretariats of Sri Lanka|
This section holds a short summary of the history of the area of present-day Sri Lanka, illustrated with maps, including historical maps of former countries and empires that included present-day Sri Lanka.
|Chola Empire (1050)|
|European settlements in Sri Lanka 1501-1739 on a map of the Indian sub-continent|
|Mughal Empire (1600) and European possesions|
|British India, not including Burma|
Britain's holdings on the Indian subcontinent were granted independence in 1947 and 1948, becoming four new independent states: India, Burma (now Myanmar), Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), and Pakistan (including East Pakistan, modern-day Bangladesh)
|Tamil Eelam territorial claim|
|Areas under control of LTTE in 2005|
|Areas under control of LTTE in October 2008|
This section holds copies of original general maps more than 70 years old.
|Hindustan in 1812 by Arrowsmith and Lewis|
Notes and references