Inauguration of the Ceylon Social Reform Society

The Ceylon Social Reform Society was an organization devoted—as indicated in its manifesto—to “[discouraging] the thoughtless imitation of unsuitable European habits and customs” and to combating Eastern nations’ loss of “individuality” resulting from “the adoption of a veneer of Western habits and customs.”

reproduction of a print map ofCeylon


Kristin Mahoney, “On The Ceylon National Review 1906-1911″

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22 Apr 1905

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