Sivakavi Ampal, Jaffna Province, Sri Lanka
The Hindu Temple
An order has been placed for the casting of a new bell for the Hindu Temple at Sivakavi Ampal. The bell will be decorated and have an inscription in Tamil, and with a traditional gold finish. The bell will have a diameter of 42″ and will weigh approximately 15 cwts. The bell will be supplied with full fittings for slow swing chiming including an arched cast iron headstock, counter-balanced clapper, and a bell frame of galvanised steel.
The mould for this bell is being prepared.
The Tamil inscription is being prepared for the mould.