நீங்கள் இங்கே உள்ளீர்கள்:  முகப்பு Intangible Cultural Heritage

“Sooriya Udanaya” National New Year Festival – 2017

 

“Sooriya Udanaya” National New Year Festival – 2017, will be held on 22nd April 2017 at the National School, Bulathsinghala during whole day under the patronage of Mr. S.B. Nawinne, Minister of Internal Affairs, North-Western Development and Cultural Affairs and with the participation of the Deputy Minister Mr. Palitha Thevarapperuma. The objective is to give an opportunity to the youngsters to witness our new year’s folk games, build up national reconciliation among races. The event is a joint effort by the Ministry of Internal Affairs, North-Western Development and Cultural Affairs, the Department of Cultural Affairs, District Secretariat, Kalutara and Divisional Secretariat, Bulathsinghala.

An extensive horde of events including bicycle races, marathon, tug of war, selecting the New Year princess and prince, scraping coconut, weaving cadjans, kanamuttiya bindeema, eating “kevum”, bursting balloons, “Lissana Gaha”, Pancha Keliya, Eluwan Kema, Folk songs, Olinda keliya, Playing Raban, Kotta Pora, Ferris Wheel, Porapol, Un-avedi etc. will be taken place at the occasion.

Plans are underway to hold a dancing event by the Cultural Centers, a musical concert of musicians of 60-70- decade, cultural performances from various ethnic groups, Hitiwana Kavi maduwa, a Bila competition, Kirikoaha Pacification Ceremony and a folk song competition at the end of the New Year ceremonial event.

 

Opanayake Divisional Cultural Centre in Rathnapura District was declared open

Opanayake Divisional Cultural Centre in Rathnapura District was ceremonially opened by Hon. Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs Mr. Palitha Thewarapperuma on 3rdJune 2016 as the 185thCultural Centre of the Island Wide Cultural Centre Program. The government disbursed at the value of Rs. 17mn. for this Centre. 

Additional Secretary of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs Mrs. Pradeepa Serasinghe,officials and distinguishedguests werealso presentfor this occasion.

   alt

 

‘Senehasa’ national program

‘Senehasa’ national program which was organized by the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs in concurrently with the International Women’s Day celebration was held under the patronage of Honorable Minister of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs, S. B. Nawinne on 8 March 2017 at town hall in Kandy.

Around 500 number of expectant mothers participated for this program which was organized as a clinical entertainment program. Seen here is the Hon. Minister giving gift items for expectant mothers those who participated for the program.

alt

 

The event was graced by the Secretary Mr. D. Swarnapala, Additional Secretary Mrs. Pradeepa Serasinghe and Senior Assistant Secretary Mrs. Tharani Anoja Gamage of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs. 

 

Reopening of Colombo National Museum to the general public after conservations

After being conserved, the Colombo National Museum was ceremonially reopened on 6th February at 9.30 a.m. by Hon. S. B. Nawinne the Minister of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs with the participation of the Deputy Minister, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs Hon. Palitha Thewarapperuma. The project takes 200 million rupees for entire process of conservations.

This is the largest project of conservation which was carried out under the Consultation of Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau (CECB) with the help of 6th Engineering Service Regiment of Sri Lanka Army after open the Colombo National Museum for the first time on 01st January 1877.  Accordingly, all galleries are open for general public from 6th February 2017, in Colombo National Museum. “Sri Lanka Museum” software which eases the access of information related with national museum by using smart mobile phones was also launched in line with the above.

The ceremony was graced by Ven. Elle Gunawansa Thero, the Secretary and the Senior Officials of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and Cultural Affairs, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, the Director of the National Museum and general public.

 
  • «
  •  Start 
  •  Prev 
  •  1 
  •  2 
  •  Next 
  •  End 
  • »


Page 1 of 2

© 2017 உள்நாட்டு அலுவல்கள், வயம்ப அபிவிருத்தி மற்றும் கலாசார அலுவல்கள் அமைச்சு.
முழுப் பதிப்புரிமை உடையது. அபிவிருத்தி செய்யப்பட்டது : Pooranee Inspirations (Pvt) Ltd.