“Now it’s the time! Run..run… run…”
My dear friends, how many of you have run away for fear? Runaway from problems or people?
How many of you have run away without a purpose?
Let me tell you a story..
Many years back I and my brother used to go to an English class. Back in the late 90s, we didn’t have those commercialized tuition classes as we have today.
The English teacher was from my brother’s school and we used to go to her home every Saturday morning. Apart from me and my brother our teacher’s two children also joined…
What is the most-viewed YouTube video in your country? How many views have they got?
I am sure you’re not that interested in these questions as there are plenty of videos, which have millions of views.
Even though YouTube is popular in Sri Lanka, a country of 20 million population, an 80+million viewed video is something beyond imagination.
In Sri Lanka, the official language is Sinhala, which is an Indo-Aryan language. It has a history of more than a thousand years. In the entire world, the Sinhala language is only being used in Sri Lanka.
In Sri Lanka, it’s not…
Look at my hair! It’s dry, fragile, and malnourished.
My dear friends, what is your complaint?
Is it the color of your skin? Bodyweight or your height? Or a Feature you never had.
If you have nothing to complain about yourself. What about your spouse?
Each day, every moment, we have something to worry about. It’s not just you and me, it’s the nature of all human beings. Complaints are like a never-ending cycle. At the very moment, we get satisfaction or get rid of one complaint, there will be plenty of brand-new complaints.
So, what is your complaint?
Sri Lanka is a tiny island in the Indian Ocean and is well known for its ancient culture, rich traditions, and unique festivities. Among all, the ‘Kandy Esala Perahera’ is the most iconic festival in the country. The Perahera evolve around the Buddhist culture and is popular among Sinhalese, the indigenous of Sri Lanka.
Kandy is a city of Sri Lanka, which is a UNESCO world heritage site, due to its ancient heritage. ‘Esala’ is another name for August as per the Sinhalese calendar. The meaning of the ‘Perahera’ is a line of people. But in Perahera it’s not just…
Do you smell the fragrance of ripe Mangoes and Cashew Apples?
Do you feel the freshness of the air combined with the warmth of the sun?
For almost all of us, there’s a place that is dear and near to the heart. For me, it is my mother’s hometown in Yakkala. It’s a city in the Gampaha district, Sri Lanka. Though it’s not a typical rural village it had all the components that I loved the most.
So come with me, I will take you to the village.
The first thing you’ll experience here in the village is love and…
During our school time, we used to play different kind of games. But the all-time favorite game was forty four (44).
This game called 44, was more or less like a hide and seek. There were one or two seekers while all the others hide. The seekers were always around the 44. This 44 could be a tree, could be a wall, or anything in that nature.
The seekers would close their eyes and count from 1 to 100 while all the other participants need to hide.
Once the count was over seekers were trying to find the others. The…