Paradigm of Service: The Narratives of the Transnational Hizmet Movement and the Pan National Sarvodaya Movement of Sri Lanka, See. Hizmet Movement and Peace Building : Global Cases: (ed) Mohammed Abu-Nimer and Timothy Siedel (Lexington Books, Lanham MD 2018)

A comparative survey and a study of the Peace building work and community deployment of the Islamic tradition of Anatolia, Turkey and the Buddhist tradition in the rural sector of Sri Lanka.

Devil’s School (Yakage Iskole)

Ceylon Today Features  (25 June 2017) By Priyangwada Perera Generations of readers have been allowed inside various schools without official admission. That is because authors have collected their memoirs as students and written beautiful texts. Stories are of different kinds. These school stories are undoubtedly entertaining. Yet, oblivious to the writers the stories also end up … Continue reading Devil’s School (Yakage Iskole)

යකාගෙ ඉස්කෝලෙ …දොරට වැඩුම – සම කතුවරු (co-editors) ආචාර්ය ශාන්තිකුමාර් හෙට්ටිආරච්චි, නිකලස් බෙම්මුල්ල :

This is a launch of a book that Nicholas Bemmulla and I co-edited on our school, originally English Junior School which later became Pamunugama Maha Vidyalaya. What we have attempted is to created a definitive record of nearly 13 months of research and investigation of mostly an 'oral tradition' which otherwise might have been lost … Continue reading යකාගෙ ඉස්කෝලෙ …දොරට වැඩුම – සම කතුවරු (co-editors) ආචාර්ය ශාන්තිකුමාර් හෙට්ටිආරච්චි, නිකලස් බෙම්මුල්ල :

An Epochal trendsetter Fr. Aloysius Pieris SJ

2015-12-01 02:33:05  Who are Trend Setters The late Bhikkhu Maduluwawe Sobitha possibly was the most spoken about person ever since he fell ill, the non-return Singapore medical pursuit, the demise, the State funeral, and the post funeral debate in the last few weeks and will perhaps continue for some months to come. Even though he … Continue reading An Epochal trendsetter Fr. Aloysius Pieris SJ

Perspectives on violent extremism– de radicalization and integration

 Shantikumar Hettiarachchi Published on Sep 27, 2015 Shanthikumar Hettiarachchi (PhD in majority-minority ethnic and religious conflict, Melbourne College of Divinity, University of Melbourne): Visiting Lecturer at Universities of Colombo and Kelaniya, Director, In Reach (Gte) (Ltd) and Consultant in Religion, Conflict and Social cohesion with his unique specialism in World Religions and their action and … Continue reading Perspectives on violent extremism– de radicalization and integration

Post-ideology parliamentarians Part II

By Dr Shanthikumar Hettiarachchi Jun 20, 2015 Somawansa Amarasingha | Rauf Hakeem | R Sampanthan In a previous discussion, I dealt with the mainstream politics indicating post-ideology developments since the last presidential election on January 8. The most ideologically entrenched party like the JVP’s presidential election campaign slogan was that they would work to de-elect … Continue reading Post-ideology parliamentarians Part II