This book presents the results of a two years field survey project carried out on the Rock Paintings and Engraving (RPE) sites in Sri Lanka.
23 RPE sites out of 57 have been visited and photographically documented. The book contains a comprehensive text covering different aspects of the subject. This is the first full-fledge publication based on the Rock Paintings and Engravings Sites in Sri Lanka.
Author : Raj Somadewa PhD
Publisher: The Postgraduate Institute of Archaeology, University of Kelaniya
Monumental treatise on rock paintings and engravings, by Hemantha Situge, The Nation Sunday, 10 March 2013
“The project RPE is a gift for posterity. Raj Somadeva’s Rock Paintings and Engraving Sites in Sri Lanka has carved a niche in the annals of prehistory of Sri Lanka.”