Sunday 18th August 2019

Tag Posts: sri lanka

A couple from the UK are raising money to help children in the war ravaged regions of Sri Lanka. On Sunday 3rd August they begin their journey, cycling from London to Sri Lanka!

Australian Sarogini Kamalanthan has been teaching people how to cook Sri Lankan food and Cuisine through intimate classes held at her Perth home for more than 20 years. Her new cook book titled “Sarogini’s Sri Lanka Food” features easy-to-follow recipes accompanied with photos by one of Australia’s leading food photographers, Craig Kinder. The book has […]

The Dutch Burgher community occupy a unique place in modern Sri Lanka. Once a privileged class, their exalted status vanished on independence. Despite this, a small group stayed. Their story is a fascinating insight into the wicked and glamorous world of colonialism and its legacy.

Ravi & Jane is the story of two class mates who strike up a budding friendship. Starring Australian Tamil child actor Sathya Ilanko, the short film is currently doing the rounds at various international film festivals.

This is ‘Boottu Paattu’ by V.Prajeev, a Sri Lankan Tamil, National Award winning music producer. The song, an anthem for ‘Soup boys’ around the world features various singers including Prajeev.