The “18 Sanniya” also known as the “Sanni Yakuma”, is a Shaanthikarma(method of healing) practiced mainly in the Southern and Western parts of Sri Lanka(mostly in Matara, Benthara and Raigama). This is an exorcism ritual comprising mainly of traditional low country dance forms.
Sanni Bhoomi-2012 was performed by a group of leading professional dancers in Sri Lanka, on Friday, the 13th of July 2012 at the University of Colombo, Faculty of Science premises. It was organized by the first year students of the Faculty of Science, University of Colombo
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