Kanthi Ranchigoda needs no introduction and after a three-year hiatus, she will have an evening of dance and music in the traditional spirit of Christmas. The audience will be treated to an evening guaranteed to get their toes tapping right throughout the show. Showcasing talent and dance ‘Tis the Season’ is a show that will be enjoyed by both the young and old alike.
It is not often one comes across someone who is young and blessed with a social consciousness. 15-year-old Rushenka Devanthi Attygalle is a student of Bishop’s College and a gifted artist. In an era where many youngsters are absorbed in their social lives or studies, it is refreshing to see someone like Rushenka sparing time to use her talents to empower those less fortunate.
Hanthana Eco Lodge proudly presents the Hanthana Adventure Camp, a unique camping experience nestled in the heart of the majestic Hanthana mountain range. This extraordinary camp promises to revolutionize the concept of camping and immerse guests in the untamed beauty of nature.
No one likes to think about their own death, but preparing end-of-life documents, such as a Last Will and Testament, can give you a great peace of mind, knowing that your wishes will be followed when you’re gone and your loved ones are cared for. While many are now opting to execute their Last Wills, the majority are still cautious. Some are unsure of how to create a will or if they even have the assets necessary for one, while others are concern
The X-Men may not be the most powerful superhero team but they probably have the most diverse character lineup. They also have a Sri Lankan named Suvik Senyaka in the comic book series. In an interview that took place before the WGA strike, writer Scott Lobdell told Life that he created the mutant after a Lankan he met when he was in his twenties.
Academic and filmmaker Udan Fernando will be premiering his latest documentary film “Not So Greener Pastures” at the British Film Institute in London on October 6th 2023. Motivated to create documentaries which highlight social issues, Not So Greener Pastures will be Udan’s 10th documentary. His previous releases include Dwandha: A Tale of Two Rebels, A Corvid Honeymoon, A Virgin Vote, Evoking, Gastro Quarantino, The Man-Eating Cobra in Punani :
The enchanting aroma of Turkish spices and the allure of exotic cuisine have descended upon Colombo, as the Türkiye Food Festival commences its culinary voyage. This festival, hosted by Courtyard by Marriott Colombo, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Türkiye in Colombo and Turkish Airlines, was inaugurated during a spectacular dinner. The event welcomed dignitaries, diplomats, ministers, parliament members, ambassadors, well-wi
In recognition of the yeoman service she has rendered to the Methodist Church, Savitri de Silva was voted in as the Vice President for the year 2023, which is the highest position a Lay person can hold, in the Methodist Church. Born into a Christian home Savitri is the daughter of Bonnie Fernando, a well-known journalist at Lake House in the 1960s and Carmen Mendis, a much- loved teacher.
“Hun yíng gung lín!” a warm greeting of welcome from the enthusiastic staff at Cinnamon Lakeside’s all-new, relaunched and revamped Long Feng. Now, Long Feng needs very little introduction; it has been one of Colombo’s coveted places for Chinese for quite some time with an unblemished reputation for consistently great food. But even the best restaurants occasionally need to liven things up.
They say a picture can speak a thousand words, and perhaps the same can be said of art, especially the kind that says plenty without having to say anything at all. Art has always had a unique way of conveying emotions and confronting hard truths, and this edition of ARTRA Magazine explores the significance of the works of Sri Lankan artists, caricaturists, and cartoonists Aubrey Collette, Bevis Bawa and Gihan de Chickera with the launch of the Co