The First Flying - Art Exhibition
From 2016-10-07 to 2016-10-07
Art exhibition by Rasal Hewage and Supuli Hewage to the public and all paintings and sculptures are based on last 8 years of their works. Exhibition from 07-Oct-2016 at 5.00PM to 09-Oct-2016 at JDA Perera Gallery, 46, Horton Place, Colombo 07.
Esala Maha Randoli Perahara
Sittamgallena Randoli PerahAra will parade the streets on Oct 15, 2016.
The annual historical Sittamgallena Randoli Esala Perahera will take a place for the 49th year on 15 October 2016 and parading the streets in and around the vicinity of the ancient lake and Sittamgallena Raja Maha Vihara Sacred Area, situated in Mulkirigala Elecorate, Hambantota District, Southern Province, Sri Lanka.
SHOOP - SUMMER OF THE 90's
Red 107.8 SUMMER OF THE 90s presents, SHOOP!
Sing Gloria! An evening of sacred choral music.
PLUGGED AND UNPLUGGED MUSIC WITH WAYO
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Obtain Duplicate Copies of Certificates
Births Registration of Sri Lankan Children Born Outside Sri Lanka
Process of Registration / Revision of Electoral Registers
Web Site of the Department of Census and Statistics
First Nationalized Bus (1958) - Sri Lanka.
First bus was operated in 1907. Thereafter, the number of vehicles were increased to 60,000 in 1953. At that time the population was 8.1 million.
Kingdom of Kandy
According to folklore the name Senkadagala originated from a Brahmin called Senkadagala who lived in the area or from a queen (called Senkada) of King Wickramabahu or from a coloured stone called Senkada gala.
Ancient Kings and Rulers of Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka was ruled by 181 kings from the Anuradhapura to Kandy periods. After 1815 the entire nation was under British colonial rule and armed uprisings against the British took place in the 1818 Uva Rebellion and the 1848 Matale Rebellion. Independence was finally granted in 1948 but the country remained a Dominion of the British Empire.
The Kingdom of Ruhuna
Kingdom of Ruhuna(210 - 161 BC). The first king of the Rohana Kingdom was King Mahanaga.He was the brother of King Dewanampiyathissa in Anuradhapura main Kingdom. after king Mahanaga, his son Yatalathissa came as the new king in Ruhuna.he built The Yatala vehera (near Thissamaharama) & Kalaniya vehera. the third king of Ruhuna was King Gothabhaya. after him, King Kawanthissa built the Rohana Kingdom strongly. King Dutugemunu was the son of King Kawanthissa. he defeated the chola king Elara & united SriLanka under one government.
Kings In Rohana Kingdom
The Kingdom of Ruhuna became the major kingdom on the island after a South Indian invasion by Rajaraja I of the Chola kingdom.
The Undiscovered Country
You might say Sri Lanka has been hiding in plain sight. Countless scores of travellers have passed overhead on their way to someplace else, but years of war and challenges such as tsunamis have kept Sri Lanka off many itineraries.