The teacher - student relationship:
A teacher's role is essential for the attitude
development of students and for the well-being of society. It is
normally said that school is a place where culture is being
instilled. The teacher is the main agent in that procedure.
Nuwara Eliya comes alive!
Celebrating the 122nd year of the Governor's Cup
With the forthcoming season around the corner;
Year 2008 will showcase the 'Hilton's Governor's Cup as the Colombo
Hilton as part of its 21 years of celebrations will support this age
old tradition of colonial Ceylon: the 122nd year of the Governor's
Cup at the Nuwara Eliya Race Course on April 13 commencing 10.30
a.m. For horse racing enthusiasts, men and women, young and old and
the onlooker, the spectacular event is one of a kind: life of the
Empire days re-lived as it were.
Physician, surgeon, vet all rolled into one:
King Buddhadasa the all-rounder
Turning the pages of Mahavamsa, we come across
many colourful and unforgettable characters and personalities. One
of them is a physician, surgeon, veterinary specialist all rolled in
to one. He is the one and only Buddhadasa the Pious Buddhist King,
who ruled Sri Lanka from 340-368 AD. He is the 57th ruler of Sri