TV Shows View all. Create New Save OR. Retrieved 5 March He is often seen with another religious figure, Lakshmi the Hindu goddess of wealth, fortune and prosperity. Its geographic location and deep harbours made it of strategic importance from the time of the ancient Silk Road through to World War II. Nonetheless, the king of Anuradhapura was seen as the ruler of the country throughout the Anuradhapura period. He has been consistently writing articles to our magazine. It will create a discourse about our roots.

Among the Paleolithic human settlements discovered in Sri Lanka, Pahiyangala and it is said that Kubera was overthrown by his demon stepbrother Ravana, the powerful emperor who built a mythical flying machine named Dandu Monara. Vijaya Kuweni is a production by Gayan Ranadeera. He Landed on Sri Lanka with followers in B. Mahavamsa version In this version, Vijayas grandmother is a princess and she bears two children with Sinha, who keeps them in captivity in a forest. Retrieved 5 March Full Cast and Crew.

Therefore, he marries the daughter of a Pandu king, who also sends other women as brides for Vijayas followers, Kuveni and her two children leave for the Yakkha city of Lankapura, where she is killed by the Yakkhas for betraying them. Sri Lanka was known from the beginning of British colonial rule until as Ceylon, Sri Lankas recent history has been marred by a thirty-year civil war which decisively ended wjaya the Sri Lankan military defeated the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam winaya It is only after doing an in-depth analysis for seven years on the Vijay-Kuveni story that Samarakoon started work on the project to present the injustice done to Kuveni.

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kuuweni Priyan Anura Sri Costume. According to the legends, he and several hundred of his followers came to Lanka after being expelled from an Indian kingdom, in Lanka, they displaced the islands original inhabitants, established a kingdom and became ancestors of the modern Sinhalese people.

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Udeni amathi Susil Perera I grew up with the guitar and the guitar speaks at this concert says Nadeeka on his concerts titled Nostal Guitar ElectricaGuruge started as a young music researcher in Marry her and get rid of Kuveni and her two children. She and Vijaya engaged in a dual-war and lost the battle. Kiweni geographic location and deep harbours made it of strategic importance from the time of the ancient Silk Road through to World War II.

The Anuradhapura Kingdom Sinhala: Dipavamsa version This version predates the Mahavamsa darma and it is similar to darma Mahavamsa version, but doesnt mention Kuveni or the South Indian princess. After unifying the country, he helped establish Buddhism on a firm and secure base, another notable king of the Anuradhapura Kingdom is Valagamba, also known as Vatthagamani Abhaya, who was overthrown by five invaders from South India 3.

The legislative capital, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, is a suburb of the capital and largest city.

Sandun joined Lanka Help Magazine as a contributor in June, They all draama one common fact; films based on historic epics have never failed to enthrall the audience. He captures the children of merchants, and spares their lives 5.


Filming was done in Anuradhapura, Rajanganaya, Gampaha and Pilkuththuva. However, historians wujaya that the city may have been an important trade center during the stages of the Anuradhapura Kingdom. The Thupavamsa mentions that it was defended by three moats and a high wall, the wall had four gates made of wrought iron on the north, south, east and west.

Sinhabahu — Sinhabahu is a legendary king of ancient India, mentioned in Sri Lankan texts. Filming was done in Anuradhapura, Rajanganaya, Gampaha and Pilkuththuva. In all the versions, a prince comes to the island of Lanka, the Mahavamsa and Dipavamsa name the prince as Vijaya, while the other two legends have different names for the prince.

Edit Email Id Contact Us. Yaksha Chief Buddhadasa Vithanarachchi Edit Details Official Sites: She was engaged in textile weaving, when she met Vijaya.

Musical Concert Photo Gallery. Music composed by Nadeeka Guruge. They are the Yakka, Naga, Raksha and Deva communities. Bronze imitation of a Roman coin, Sri Lanka4th-8th century.


He brought a portion of the country under the control of the Anuradhapura Kingdom. A verification link has been sent to Kindly check your mail. Retrieved 11 March To experience full features of the site please disable it for www. Ultimately, she becomes the mistress and the wife of Vijaya.

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