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 Anuradhapura Additional District correspondent Thuparama Chetiya in Anuradhapura
 - Picture by Nimal Wijesinghe,

Thought for the Day

Like a beautiful flower, full of colour and full scent are the fine and fruitful words of him who acts accordingly.
                                     Puppha Vagga
                                  The Dhammapada


First: Tamil unity a must
Next: Southern consensus

As Sri Lankans, it is our bounden duty to uphold the foundation and procedures of our democracy to achieve the noble objective of a national character. The Government of President Mahinda Rajapaksa is eager to place a solution to the crisis in the coming days. Let us not repeat the mistakes of the past. The Head of State cannot be dictated to, as he holds the prerogative to place a solution before all political parties and the people for discussion to arrive at a final solution acceptable to all sections of this multi ethnic society.

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Solastalgia - new word, new illness

Nostalgia as we know is that sickly sweet sentimental feeling all of us have towards something we had, but no longer have. But Solastalgia is quite different. It's the devastation and desolation caused by loss of home, your solace and comfort.

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Buddha's teachings - guide to a peaceful life

Our duties, commitments and responsibilities have been clearly emphasised by the Supreme Master the Buddha 25 centuries ago. In his particular discourse which was delivered to a young person named Sigla, He has explained 61 important duties that should be performed by parents, children, teachers, students, employers, employees, husbands, wives, devotees and holy persons. The person, who mindfully and diligently performs his duties well, will achieve the inner peace and innermost happiness.

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Gamin Gamata - Presidential Community & Welfare Service
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