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Monday, June 02, 2014 - 5.08 GMT

Birth Centenary of Prof. Ediriweera Sarachchandra on 3rd June.


The birth centenary celebration of Prof. Sarachchandra, a famous scholar, dramatist and literary writer will be held on 03rd June 2014 at 3.00pm at Waters Edge, Battaramulla under the patronage of His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa President of Sri Lanka.

The festival is accepted by the UNESCO as he is the first and only Sri Lankan artist felicitated by UNESCO.

The Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa held a meeting with the members of the Sarachchandra Foundation to discuss the arrangements and instructed to appoint a committee headed by the Minister of Cultural Affairs to coordinate the activities. Accordingly Prof. Sarachchandra commemoration International theatre festival was held recently.



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