Preserving our identity: The Digitising Malay Writing in Sri Lanka project In 2011 Prof. Ronit Ricci visited Sri Lanka to conduct a pilot research on an area which had not until then been pursued. She was in search of Malay writing, and Sri Lankan Malay writing in particular. Several research had
Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un. It is with deepest regret that we announce the death of – J.M. Miskin (Jumbo), Beloved husband of Bunty Miskin nee Ousmand, brother in law of Zunaiba De Silva nee Ousmand. Janaza at G/179, 27th Lane, Nivasipura, Kotugoda, Ekala. Any further information will be updated.
The perseverance and hardships of the Sri Lanka Amateur Sepak Takraw Association are coming to fruition as they prepare to host the 2nd South Asian Sepak Takraw Championship 2017. The tournament will be held on 14th and 15th January 2017 at the St. Joseph’s College Auditorium, Colombo 10. Bangladesh, India,
Full Name - Baba Taariq Hisham Jurangpathy Birthday - 14th, September 1998 Father - Azad Jurangpathy Mother - Thahiya Jurangpathy, better known as Dalrein Siblings - Three elder brothers, Aqeel, Shaaheen and Shakeel, of whom I've been following the footsteps throughout my life. School – Wesley College, Colombo So, you’ve been in the limelight in the recent past
When COSLAM inaugurated Hari Bahasa Melayu in 2006, organized teaching of Malay in Sri Lanka was at a standstill. For a community who boasted of publishing two newspapers in Malay, Alamat Lankapuri and Wajah Selon, (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alamat_Langkapuri), by the 21st century the use of Malay, especially in its writing form, had
For the 10th year in succession, CONFERENCE OF SRI LANKAN MALAYS [COSLAM] has made arrangements to observe HARI BAHASA MELAYU [Malay Language Day] on 08th January 2017 in an effort to encourage and popularize the use of the language amongst Malays and other interested persons in Sri Lanka. In pursuance of this,
First of all let us start by thanking all our readers for the overwhelming response to our previous article “5 Sri Lankan Malays You Should Absolutely Know About”. Your views, reviews, comments, constructive criticism and most importantly suggestions were in fact the source of inspiration for this article. So once again,