Shangri- La Colombo to host Michelin starred Chef Lahiru Jayasekera


This February, Shangri-La Colombo welcomes Michelin-Starred Chef Lahiru Jayasekera to host three exclusive Michelin star dining experiences at the Capital Bar & Grill. Chef Lahiru joins Shangri La Colombo for Volume Three of the hotel’s Culinary Collaborations series which was launched in November 2022. The series aims to showcase personalities in the culinary arts and engage in the exchanging of ideas and offering culinary delights to guests.

Reverie: Resplendent Ceylon launches new brand

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From the masterminds behind Sri Lanka’s leading luxury hotel collection, Resplendent Ceylon, comes Reverie - a collection of laid-back boutique properties which embrace the slow pace of life that the island embodies. The collection will launch with the opening of Kayaam House in Tangalle in January 2023, and Ahu Bay in Ahungalla in February 2023. The properties will be located just two hours apart along the south coast, famed for its miles of gol

The Barnhouse: Unorthodox, yet truly Sri Lankan


The Barnhouse project in Panadura has been designed using principles that minimize the impact on the natural environment, such as ‘upcycling’ waste material, using sustainable materials, and maximizing energy efficiency.

Buzz with Danu - Joel Tillekeratne

Buzz With Danu

Today the Buzz I’m talking about something very special to me. When the country was crumbling and when some were being demotivated, there was one person with a bright young team who started building a brand called Carnage. This brand grew to be THE brand for active wear and lifestyle. This only proves when you keep pushing, you achieve.

Food is a home-based small business located on Thalawathugoda Road, Kotte. kicked off during the Covid-19 lockdowns back in June 2020. “Our brand is quite unique from the name itself. The meaning of our name has two perspectives; local and global. In the local context, ‘’ means it’s the go-to place if you are craving brownies in Sri Lanka and in the global context, anyone would know that we are a Sri Lankan brand and

‘Pasar Malam’: Sri Lankan Malay Food Festival Presented by Sri Lanka Malay Association


The Sri Lanka Malay Association, now in its Centenary Year, plans to hold a mega Sri Lankan Malay Food Festival called ‘Pasar Malam” on Sunday, 26th February 2023. The event will showcase authentic Malay Cuisine and the cultural diversity of a community, with a long heritage and best known for its unique cuisine and choice of dishes. The event is scheduled to be held at the sprawling ‘Padang Complex’ located in the Colombo Malay Cricket Club grou

Sriyani Dress Point ventures into exquisite occasion wear


Home to cutting-edge fashion, jewellery, accessories, cosmetics, and modern household needs, Sriyani Dress Point is one of Sri Lanka’s largest retailers of readymade garments. The brand’s humble beginnings date back to 1993 when it originated in Kegalle on a small scale with just four employees. Today, the brand employs over 2,000 individuals through eight showrooms currently in operation in Kegalle, Kurunegala, Matale, Kandy, Negombo, and Ratnap

Women entrepreneurs recognized at WCIC ‘Prathibhabisheka’ Awards 2022


The Women’s Chamber of Industry and Commerce (WCIC) recently concluded the Prathibhabisheka Award Ceremony which recognized and rewarded outstanding women in Sri Lanka and the SAARC region. The awards were given to honour women entrepreneurs for their tenacity to scale and grow, and for their contribution and impact on the economy.

Footsteps Preschool offers scholarships to underprivileged children

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What happens early matters for a lifetime. As educators, we need to provide a strong continual education, so all children have opportunities and skills to achieve their passion and dream. Babies are born ready to learn, with 90% of brain development occurring in the first five years of a child’s life.

Tag me @danu - Professor’s Place Talpe

Tag me @danu

Today I was tagged on this beautiful getaway. It’s just perfect for a weekend, just to relax, chill and get your groove back. Off the highway- it’s just a quick drive to Professor’s Place Talpe.