SRI LANKA

NEWS AND ARTICLES ABOUT SRI LANKA AND SRILANKAN MUSLIMS

Who is the mastermind behind the Easter Sunday massacre? Why carnage was not prevented despite prior information? By: Latheef Farook

The Horrifying / Inhuman April 21st attacks should not be seen merely attack on a specific religion at this time. Rather the attack is on the very heart of the county’s plural, multi-ethnic social fabric. There has been no history of violent animosity between Muslims and Christians. However, over a period …

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කොවිඩ් මෘතදේහ භූමදානය ඉඩ දෙන කතාවක් අගමැති කියලා නැහැ

කොවිඩ් ආසාදනයෙන් මිය දෙන පුද්ගලයන්ගේ මෘතදේහ භූමදානය කිරීමට අගමැතිවරයා අනුමැතිය දී ඇතැයි පළවන වාර්තා මුළුමනින්ම අසත්‍ය බව අගමැති කාර්යාලයේ ජ්‍යෙෂ්ඨ නිලධාරියකු පවසයි. ඔහු ඒ බව සඳහන් කර සිටියේ ආසාදිත පුද්ගලයන්ගේ මෘත දේහය භූමදානය කිරීම සඳහා අදාළ ගැසට් නිවේදනයක් ප්‍රකාශයට පත් කර ඇත්දැයි ‘ද ලීඩර්’ කළ විමසීමකදීය. එහිදී දී එම නිලධාරියා …

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Mockery Of Commemorating The ‘Independence’ Which Denies Freedom & Due Rights To Its People! By Mohamed Harees –

“Independence without responsibility is barbarism.” – Abhijit Naskar, Citizens of Peace: Beyond the Savagery of Sovereignty Of course, 4th February is a memorable day in Sri Lankan history, as it is the day, when (then) Ceylon won the independence from the stranglehold of British. The suppressed Sri Lankan Flag received its due respect …

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Growing dissatisfaction in Lanka

The Covid-19 pandemic has shaken the economies in countries the world over. Sri Lanka too has been shaken as the pandemic worsens and the numbers of those contracting the disease and the death rate rising rapidly. Today we are witnessing a growing dissatisfaction in the government’s failure to take necessary …

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Incidents of violence against Buddhist monks: When commercialism clouds the meditative mind

Late Ven. Matara Kitalagama Sri Seelalankara Thera in conversation with military officials Buddhist scripture condemns violence in every form. But exactly a month after Ven. Olande Jinarathana Thera’s body was found floating in the Rathgama Lagoon, the charred remains of another monk were found at the Nawana Cemetery in Kotadeniyawa earlier …

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