Panibharatha Pooja Namaskaraya
COLOMBO: Panibharatha Pooja Namaskaraya a festival of traditional
dance, music and song to commemorate the 86th birth anniversary of late
Kalaguru Panibharatha will be held at the Aesthetic University Complex,
Albert Crescent, Colombo 7 today from 7 p.m. with the participation of
veteran dance teachers who associated with the late Kalaguru during his
Among the intellectuals who will attend are Prof. Tissa Kariyawasam,
Prof. Sunil Ariyaratne, Prof. Mudiyanse Dissanayake, Prof. Sarath
Amunugama, Kulasiri Budawatta and Jayasena Kottegoda.
The following are billed to present traditional features of dance
music and song. Peter Surasena, S. Welabada, Rantota Sirisena, Kulasiri
Budawatta, Piyasara Shilpadhipati, Sumedha Shilpadhipati, Ravibandu
Vidyapathi, Waidyawathie Rajapakse, Sandoris Jayantha, N. Sedaraman,
Milton Gunasiri, Jayantha Meledgama, Channa and Upuli, Jayawanthi
Panibharatha, Prof. Sunil Ariyaratne will compere the show and deliver
the Panibharatha memorial lecture.