The birth centenary commemoration of writer and poet Sri Chandrarathna ManawasingheApril 29, 2013, 9:36 pm
A commemorative meeting to mark the birth centenary of late Sri Chandrarathna Manawasinghe who rendered a great service to the nation as a poet, Lyrics writer, Writer, Journalist, Columnist and an Orator will be held at 4.00 P.M. on 21st June this year at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute Auditorium, Colombo.
This commemoration meeting will be presided over by Ven Prof Bellanwila, Wimalarathana, thera, Chancellor Sri Jayawardanapura Unversity. Ven. Maduluwawe Sobhitha thera, Chief incumbent of Naga Vihara Kotte, Prof. J. B. Dissanayaka, Prof. Sunil Ariyarathna and Prof Praneeth Abesundara will deliver speech on various aspects of the service of Manawasinghe.
Some of the popular songs written Manawasinghe will be sung by popular singers.
New books of Manawasinghe writings and new prints of old books will be launched on this occasion.
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