Samarpana - A Bharatha Natya Recital
of Chundikuli Girls' College, Jaffna, together with renowned dancer and
old girl, Subashini Pathmanathan, will present 'Samarpana: A Bharatha
Natya Recital' at the Ramakrishna Mission Hall in Wellawatte on
Saturday, October 3.
Proceeds will go towards constructing a new building the school to
accommodate the increase in the number of students following the end of
the war and the introduction of bilingual medium teaching to pre-primary
and primary classes.
Chundukuli Girls' College is one of the oldest and well known
educational institutions, in Jaffna. Founded by the Church Missionary
Society (CMS) in 1896, it provides quality education to girls from all
parts of the island, from primary to secondary levels. Despite the war
that ravaged this part of the country for nearly 30 years, the school
has continued to produce outstanding students in academics, and cultural
The school has provided free educational facility to displaced
students who were affected by war with the generous support of past
students and well-wishers. Because of their meritorious efforts hundreds
of children are now continuing their education at the school.