Nalin Perera is busy these days with his band in preparation for Marian’s latest musical show “Clarence unplug volume 2”. It was also rumored recently that he is now separated and he is dating a new girl. Nalin is the father of two children. Nalin’s daughter is Swetha who is the eldest and now eighteen years old. His son, Nikil, is thirteen years old. Like their dad both of them have skills in arts. Nikil is good in drawing and Swetha is a creative girl with talent in dancing, singing and playing the piano. Even though Nalin’s children have not made much of public appearance media which is a good thing, we found this photo of them. Please leave your comment and check our articles in Lanka Help Magazine and Lanka Help Resources. Lanka Help web sites are dedicated to promote Sri Lanka and Sri Lankans. Please like our facebook fanpage to stay updated.
Mahendra Perera is one of the most talented actor we have in Sri Lanka. he has shown his skill in acting in cinemea, television and on stage. he also runs a acting training academy which has produced many new talented artists like Gayan Wickramathilaka. Mahendra also directed few teledramas. Mahendra is not seen in TV frequently now as he does not appear in Mega teledramas. Not only he does not act but also this award winning talented actor is one of the artist who advocate against the Mega teledrama trend. He is talkative and friendly when he is being interviewed on television or in print media. But very less is known about his family. Mahendra’s wife is Thakshila Damayanthi. He has three sons, Uvin, Naveen and Praveen. Here is a photo of Mahendra Perera’s family.
“Kandam Dasa” is the latest song by Raini Gunathilaka and Chinthy Fernando. The due released a song together few years back; It was “tharumini”. This sonf “Kandam Dasa” is a sister song of “Tharumini” The lyrics for this song is by Shehan Galahitiyawa and music composer is Chinthy Fernando. The beautiful video is directed by Sameera Wann. See our latest song posts here – Music Videos Read – Our previous articles about Raini Goonathilaka in Lanka Help Magazine Do you like this song:
Popular Actor, Comedian and Director Jayasekara Aponsu’s new film “Seetha Man Awa” is being screened these days. “Seetha Man Awa” is the second film directed by Jayasekara Aponsu after his first film “Ru Raa”. Even though Jayasekara Aponsu’s stage dramas like “Thatu” “Sako” and “Iri” were popular he did not have the same luck with his first film. He believe his second film “Seetha Man Awa” will be a successful one due to many reasons. “Seetha Man Awa” is a production of Dinith Entertainments. This story has been earlier produced as a stage drama and then the producer was Sirithunga Perera. “Seetha Man Awa” is a comedy film. The story is based on king Rawana in Ramayanaya. An Indian Charmer, Pasin Bayi (Bandula Wijeweera) find an ancient book which reveals the place that King Rawana’s body has been deposited. His body is immersed in a medicinal boat in a cave. Pasin Bayi comes to Sri Lanka and join Gayida (Rodney Warnakula) to search for the place. Ultimately they find King Rawana and King Rawana rise from death. The film contain series of incidents happening after incarnation of King Rawana. The film cast include Jayasekara Aponsu, Bandula Wijeweera, Rodney Warnakula, Bandu Samarasingha, Chanchala Warnasuriya, Ranjith De Silva, Sarath Kulanga, Sanoja Bibile, Jeewan Haduneththi, Anuradha Kulakurasuriya and Gamini Costs. The music is by Jagath Wickramasinghe. Here is the trailer of “Seetha Man Awa” film.
Meena Prasadini’s new song pibida Hinanhena has been released and you lovers out there might enjoy listening to this song. Meena is one of the most talented singer introduced by realitiy music programs. The lyrics is by Kathyana Amarasinghe and Ranga Wickramaarachchi has done the melody and music composition. Rupa creations has done the music video.
“Tharu Pahak Awith” is a entertainment program telecast in Derana Television on every Sunday morning. The program is presented by Narada Bakmeewawa and each week they invite five stars with something in common. So far the program have featured singers, actors, sportsmen, etc and it was five of popular former cricketers who were invited. All of them are now busy with coaching tasks attached to Sri Lanka Cricket with the exception of Nuwan Soyza who has taken over the coaching in an Indian team. Other than the Nuwan Soyza, Sri Lanka fast balling coach Anusha Samaranayaka, Nothern Province Sri Lanka Cricket Coach Ravindra Pushpakumara, Former Sri Lankan all rounder and current Sri Lankan Under-19 fielding coach Upul Chandana, former Sri lankan all rounder and Sri Lanka National Cricket Team’s fielding coach Ruwan Kalpage also joined the program sharing their experiences and showing their singing talent. Anusha Samaranayaka was the first to sing a song; Anusha sang Clarance Wijegunawardana’s “Sandak Basagiya Awaragire” (1st video). Upul Chandana sang H.R.Jothipala’s popular song “Jeewithe Tharunakale” (2nd Video). Third song was “Egoda Gode Malnelana Mal Ethano” and it was sang by Anusha Samaranayaka (Video 2 – 20.34). Ravindra Pushpakara then join in singing H.R.Jothipala’s song “Adara Malpawane” (Video 3). Ruwan Kalpage sang Wijaya Kumarathunga’s “Ganga Addara Maa”.Upul Chandana finishes the program singing H.R.Jothipala’s song “Malin Piri Giya” All of them shared their lighter moments during their careers as players and coaches. Also Sri Lankan former fast baller Chaminda Vass joined by phone.
Interested in learning to play drums? Here are the list of classes to learn playing drums. We will be updating this post as we find more and more classes. If you know about more classes please send them to us. 1. Drums Class by Ranjith Silva Accomplished and popular drums player Ranjith Silva is conducting drums classes in Kalubowila. There is no age limit to enter these classes. Ranjith Peiris was one of the member of Stanley Peiri’s “Fortune” music band. Venue – No 34/17 A, 3rd patumaga, Kadawatha para, Kalubowila Starting Date – Give a call to following number Phone number – 072 3057334
Preferential Votes : Unofficial Dayasiri Jayasekara – 336, 327 Johan Fernando – 134, 423 D.B.Herath – 60,767 G. Dehigama – 59,016 Athula Wijesinghe – 47, 014 Await the official full list of results. Preferential Vote (Mnaapa Janda) list of Kurunagala District is one of the most interesting and important result in this Provincial Council Election 2013. The election was held in three provinces namely North, Central and North Western Provinces. Even though it is the first time an election being held for Nothern Province it had not gained much attention of people living in south. Due to the cross over of Mr. Dayasiri Jayasekara a new political environment was created in the North Western Provincial Election. There has been three contenders for the chief minister position and all of them are contesting in Kurunagala District. Mr. Johan Fernando, Mr. Athula Wijesinghe and Dayasiri Jayasekara are the main candidate who are prominent in the run to get more votes. It is said that the candidate who gain more votes will become a chief minister. Johan Fernando is the son of Minister Johnston Fernando and he does not have a must of political experience on his own. Athula Wijesinghe is the former chief minister and he has been an original Sri Lanka Freedom Party member. Having recently cross over and being popular Dayasiri Jayasekara has also been promised the chief minister position. The main opposition candidates were former opposition leader Shamal Senarath and J.C.Alawathuwala. Nine hundred and twenty five candidates from 13 political parties and 12 Independent Groups were contesting for Kurunagala District. Kurunagala District preferential votes results can be expected officially on Sunday Morning and we will be publishing it as soon as it is available.
Today we got the bad news that Human Right Activist Sunila Abeysekara has passed away after fighting with a cancer for last year. Sunila was a leading human right activist in Sri Lanka. Even though lesser known as a singer she sang one of the best song in Sri Lankan cinema. Here is Sunila Abeysekara and T.M.Jayarathna singing “Malaknam eya malak uwa mana” also popular as “Himin Sare Piya Widaa”. The music was done by Dr. Kemasiri Premadasa.