Dhon Hiyala and Ali Fulhu 

A tale of love, birth, life, death and magic from Maldives 

‘arguably the most important epic work in Maldive literature’ 

Part of an oral story-telling tradition of unique imagination and descriptive power, Dhon Hiyala and Ali Fulhu has been a popular tale in Maldives for centuries. 

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Dhon Hiyala and Ali Fulhu is available for US$40, which includes all airmail postage and handling, from the translators: editors@maldivesculture.com

Dhon Hiyala and Ali Fulhu: a true love story? -Maroshi