Worship of the sun, which was practiced in various forms among each civilization in the world throughout thousands of years, is in evidence of the fact that our ancestors were aware of the reality that the existence of all the living beings on earth is founded on the power of the sun.
Indian Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Colombo in collaboration with World Health Organization (WHO), Sri Lanka organized a curtain raiser event to celebrate International Day of Yoga- 2017 at Independence square Arcade on 7th April.
Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake participated at the Grand Finale of the ‘Youth with Talent’ reality show held at the National Youth Service Council auditorium during the last weekend.
Creations for the State Arts and Sculpture Festival and the State Children’s Art Festival – 2017 organized by the Department of Cultural Affairs, are received from 20th January 2017. Further details could be obtained from the government gazette of 03.02.2017, website of the Department of Cultural Affairs www.culturaldept.gov.lk or from the Cultural Officer of the relevant District Secretariat or Divisional Secretariat.