"Sinhala" Essays and Research Papers

  • “How Far Was the Resettlement of Sinhalese Peasants to Tamil Areas a Cause of the Conflict Between Sinhalese and Tamils in Sri Lanka? Explain Your Answer.”

    independent state so that they would not be discriminated against in Sri Lanka. Another cause was regarding the ‘Sinhala Only’ policy....

    Colombo, India, Sinhala language 578 Words | 2 Pages

  • Funny Boy

    narrator, Selvadurai vividly describes Arjie¡¯s struggle to negotiate life in Sinhala-dominated Colombo. Besides, the horrible ethnic violence...

    Colombo, Funny Boy, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam 604 Words | 2 Pages

  • tamil nadu

    were two distinct kingdoms on the island, the Tamil Kingdom in the north and the Sinhala kingdom in the South.  For ease of administration,...

    Jaffna, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhala language 7484 Words | 23 Pages

  • Sri Lanka After the War

    leftovers of colonialism. The island of Ceylon, located off the coast of India, traditionally was home to two ethnic groups, the Sinhala and...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhala language 737 Words | 2 Pages

  • Linguistic Rights

    the medium of expression. * Article 26 - everyone has the right to education, with relevance to the language of medium of instruction. Linguistic rights...

    Human rights, Language, Linguistic rights 1556 Words | 5 Pages

  • French Sylabus

    8. Arabic, Sinhala, Tamil: Assessment at a glance 8.1 Scheme of assessment summary All candidates take Papers 1 and 2. Paper 1: Composition...

    Comprehension, Language, Programming language 825 Words | 4 Pages

  • Sri Lanka Conflict Resolution Case Study

    struggled to keep the country at peace. The demographics of Sri Lanka at the turn of the twentieth century listed four major races: the...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhalese people 1669 Words | 5 Pages

  • Power Sharing

    Power Sharing in Sri Lanka  Sri Lanka has a diverse population with 74% Sinhala speakers and 18% Tamil speakers. Among Tamils, 13% are called...

    Jaffna, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Separation of powers 788 Words | 3 Pages

  • To What Extent Is Citizenship Rights Responsible for the Conflict Between Sinhalese and Tamils?

    this issue had been resolved, making this an irrelevant cause for the present conflict. Another policy is the ‘Sinhala Only’ language...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhalese people 1109 Words | 4 Pages

  • Globalization Challenges Face by Managers

    political whim, donor influence Left vs Right Cabinet appoints Uneven Regime Tensions Bureaucratic leadership Education Conditions access Private,...

    Curriculum, Education, Policy 461 Words | 4 Pages

  • Causes of Conflict in Sri Lanka

    they supported the Tamil Tigers in the conflict against the government. Sinhala-only policy Under the British rule, Tamils held the...

    Jaffna, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka 744 Words | 3 Pages

  • Fffgff

    For Office use only OPEN COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE SRI LANKA ENGINEERING SERVICE – 2009 Language Media of Examination as per...

    Competitive examination, Crime, Examination 570 Words | 5 Pages

  • 'O' Level Sri Lanka Social Studies

    by tamils. These Sinhalese are also armed by the government. 4. Sinhala Only Policy In the British colonial days, many tamils were...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Sinhalese people, South India 1191 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Advantages and Disadvantages of Modern Technology

    QUALIFICATIONS Institution: Carey College Coloombo-08 (1988-2001] Passed G.C.E. Advanced level – 2001 Distinctions : General...

    340 Words | 3 Pages

  • imaginary conversation between gandhi and hitler

    experience can be described as truly unique among the cultural traditions of South Asia. Jini: Languages of Sri Lanka [edit] Main article: Languages...

    India, Indian Ocean, Monsoon 509 Words | 3 Pages

  • Is It Ever Right to Kill

    on Israel in “the name of God” and killed countless Saracens; unfortunately they still lost the war. The Sri Lankan Civil War between the Buddhist...

    Ethics, Human, KILL 1672 Words | 6 Pages

  • rajaraja cholan

    administrator, a patron of the arts and a devote Saivaite Hindu. During that period, Sinhala kings from Ilankai (now known as Sri Lanka and...

    Andhra Pradesh, India, South India 1037 Words | 3 Pages

  • World Wars

    ASPIRATION AND CHELVANAYAKAM The Federal Party (Sri Lanka) (FP) became the most dominant Tamil political party in 1956 and lobbied for a unitary state which...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhalese people 1792 Words | 5 Pages

  • Genocide in Sri Lanka

    Tamil Eelam and them be given their own country where they can govern themselves, with the Sinhala government refusing this demand. It has...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhalese people 686 Words | 2 Pages

  • power sharing

    has lost its peace due to this. Mark (1) (Ans) Majoritarianism:A belief that the majority community should be able to rule a country in whichever way it...

    Coalition government, Democracy, Government 5538 Words | 19 Pages

  • Hnde

    Language and techniques:    Chitra Fernando is an academic who is interested in language and linguistics and this interest seems to enable her to...

    Fiction, Love, Ranasinghe Premadasa 1471 Words | 6 Pages

  • Vesak

    in Colombo and elsewhere, most sponsored by donors, religious societies and welfare groups. Each pandol illustrates a story from the 550 Jathaka Katha or the...

    Buddhism, Gautama Buddha, India 755 Words | 5 Pages

  • Promoting National Unity in Sri Lanka Through Education

    20 million population of Sri Lanka consists of people belonging to diverse ethnic groups where, more than one language is used, it is important to promote a...

    Culture, Education, Lanka 883 Words | 3 Pages

  • Youth and Consumerism

    It argues that the state building project of the post-colonial period was based on a special relationship with rural Sri Lanka, dominated by the majority...

    Agriculture, Economics, Irrigation 13245 Words | 37 Pages

  • English Lit

    SYLLABUS Cambridge O Level Bengali French Nepali Sinhala Swahili Tamil 3204 3015 3202 3205 3162 3206 For examination in June 2014 Arabic...

    General Certificate of Secondary Education, Grade, Language 7032 Words | 33 Pages

  • World Cup Cricket 2011

    the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 is Sachin Tendulkar,[30] promoting various ICC initiatives for the tournament. The official song of the 2011 World Cup "De...

    2011 Cricket World Cup, Cricket, Cricket World Cup 454 Words | 2 Pages

  • Origin of Word Dravida

    Bhadriraju Krishnamurti in his book Dravidian Languages (Krishnamurti 2003: p. 2, footnote 2) states: "Joseph (1989: IJDL 18.2:134-42) gives extensive...

    Bhadriraju Krishnamurti, Dravidian languages, India 462 Words | 2 Pages

  • power sharing

    island Nation situated in South Asia, just a few kilometres away from the southern coast of Tamil Nadu, a state in India. Its population is about two crore,...

    Democracy, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Political philosophy 10110 Words | 51 Pages

  • indian culture

    Hundreds of dowry death cases across India are unreported and there hasn’t been any firm action to reduce this controversial issue. Dowry is also...

    1333 Words | 4 Pages

  • „The Role of the Students in Removing Illiteracy.‟

    Kingdom has been known to drink Ceylon tea. Tea is served whenever a guest comes to a house, it is served at festivals and gatherings or just for breakfast....

    History of Sri Lanka, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka 2901 Words | 12 Pages

  • Social Science Class 10 Sample Paper

    wildlife resources? Explain any three reasons. 3x1=3 23. Why is the scarcity of water increasing day by day in India? Explain any three reasons. 3x1=3 24....

    19th century, Bihar, East India Company 1376 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Pearl of the Indian Ocean: Sri Lanka

    1960. • It was the first of the British colonies outside Australia, Canada and New Zealand to have universal adult suffrage. • Education has been free till...

    Buddhism, India, Indian Ocean 458 Words | 2 Pages

  • Mother Tongue

    drawbacks that need addressing when teaching mother tongue in an adopted country. In conclusion I wish to quote from the speech of Mrs. Natasha Post the...

    Cultural assimilation, Culture, Linguistics 545 Words | 2 Pages

  • Bach (Acorus Calamus)

    Vacha Assamese: Vach Bengali: Bach Gujarati: Vekhand Hindi: Bach Kannada: Baje, Gida Malayalam: Vayampa Marathi: Vekhand Odia: Bacha Punjabi: Bach Tamil:...

    Acorales, Acorus, Essential oil 1034 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Kandyan Kingdom

    King Rajasingha II reigned for 52 years in Kandy \vith his death in his old age in 1687, his son suceeded to the throne as Vimaladharmasuriva II. A...

    Kandy, Kingdom of God, Kingdom of Kandy 5168 Words | 21 Pages

  • Announcement for the annual concert

    Ranasinghe on stage to do the honours for science & Islamic majlis winners. Thank you And Next, can we please have the finance Directress Ms. Fara Khan and...

    529 Words | 2 Pages

  • Zvsvsdvdv

    flag is just like any other flag in shape and size, however, in meaning and interpretation it is very unique. Anthem Sri Lanka has a national anthem just...

    Buddhism, Colombo, India 2075 Words | 5 Pages

  • Nationalism in a Multicultural Society

    conflicts and the interests of the dominant group will, more often than not, precede those of the minority groups. In Sri Lanka, the Sinhalese are the...

    Ethnic group, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Liberalism 1898 Words | 6 Pages

  • Icc World Cup 2011

    the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 is Sachin Tendulkar,[30] promoting various ICC initiatives for the tournament. The official song of the 2011 World Cup "De...

    2011 Cricket World Cup, Cricket, Cricket World Cup 1906 Words | 6 Pages

  • Research Paper on PTSD

    They used a questionnaire that was based on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders; the questionnaire was made based on the Impact of...

    Cognitive behavioral therapy, Complex post-traumatic stress disorder, Posttraumatic stress disorder 1787 Words | 5 Pages

  • Patriotism in Malaysia

    to be Malays, Chinese and Indians. Take Indians for example: they are in reality comprised of many ethnic groups like the Tamils, Telugus, Gujeratis,...

    Ethnic group, Kuala Lumpur, Leadership 1753 Words | 5 Pages

  • India and Her Neighbours

    action against the LTTE. Further complicating the return to peace was a burgeoning Sinhalese insurgency in the south. a) Civil War • Sri Lanka, from the...

    Bangladesh, India, Kargil War 1909 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Eiffel Tower

    view the attractive procession. The most beautiful botanical garden in Sri Lanka is also situated a few miles away from Kandy. The Kandy lake is in the heart...

    2336 Words | 11 Pages

  • Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam

    Sri Lanka, and they comprise approximately 10 percent of the island’s population. From their religion most of them are Hindu but Tamil language set them...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka 2598 Words | 7 Pages

  • Should Grading System Should Be There in Cbse

    INDEPENDENCE 171 ELSEWHERE What happened in Sri Lanka In 1956, the year the states of India were reorganised on the basis of language, the...

    Andhra Pradesh, British Raj, Delhi 5023 Words | 33 Pages

  • Research on Kannathil Muthamittal

    British colonizers divided the island's three kingdoms comprising Tamil and Sinhala people into colonial administrative units, politicizing...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka 9535 Words | 32 Pages

  • The Cholas

    Deccan and the eastern coast were subordinates, feudatories of the Cholas or other kingdoms like the Chalukyas between 1000–1075 AD paid tribute to the...

    Chola Dynasty, Chola kings, Cholas 7012 Words | 20 Pages

  • Sri Lanka Tourism

    There had been large number of war elephants and others in the possession of the kings up to about the period of invasion by the colonial forces (1505 AD...

    Asian Elephant, Conservation biology, Elephant 8210 Words | 26 Pages

  • Essays

    to Schooling (year-1995)…… 120 Quantile and OLS regression estimates (model 1-full sample)……….. 121 Quantile and OLS regression estimates (model...

    Gini coefficient, Household income in the United States, Poverty 37934 Words | 146 Pages

  • Neem

    ((Bengali)), Nimm (Punjabi), Arya Veppu (Malayalam), Azad Dirakht (Persian), Nimba (Sanskrit, Oriya), Kadu-Limba (Marathi), DogonYaro (in some Nigerian...

    Andhra Pradesh, Ayurveda, Azadirachta 2252 Words | 9 Pages

  • Airtel Diversification

    Bank of Ceylon and BOC Paymate to launch MCommerce solution in Sri Lanka | | Colombo, May, 2011 | | | | Airtel & Commercial Bank launch bill...

    Bharti Airtel, Colombo, Kandy 2078 Words | 8 Pages

  • Nlkn

    and cash crops. 3. Water resources are being over exploited to expand irrigated areas and dry seasons agriculture. 4. Industrialisation 5....

    Jobless recovery, Structural unemployment, Underemployment 2066 Words | 26 Pages

  • hello

    Romanian is salut, pronounced "sah-LOOT". You may also use buna dimineata (formal; morning), buna ziua (formal; daytime), buna seara (formal; evening) or...

    5025 Words | 15 Pages

  • Organizational Culture and Leadership

    little attention in organizations. ICBS, as a multicultural organization, finds opportunity to have many ceremonial functions. One such function...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Edward Baker Lincoln 5174 Words | 17 Pages

  • Socio-Economic Issues in India

    Losing Hold on Sri Lanka? Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao's recent visit to Sri Lanka stirred hope and optimism among Tamil factions as well as in...

    Economy of India, Government of India, India 5258 Words | 18 Pages

  • BLOOD DONATION

    very easily. 5.4 Constraints 5.4.1 The limited access to the databases of the government hospitals may limit the scope of the system. The...

    Blood, Blood bank, Blood donation 2369 Words | 18 Pages

  • if i am a bird

    (with Coursework) 22 (Extended) 0581/12 0581/22 1h 1h30m Chemistry (Practical) 32 Chemistry (Alternative to Practical) 42 5070/32 5070/42...

    1962, 1966, 1967 6119 Words | 159 Pages

  • This Doc Is About Job Performance

    floor level employees. There were approximately 10000 shop floor employees in all 12 factories. A sample size of 264 shop floor employees 22 from each firm...

    Correlation and dependence, Likert scale, Management 2769 Words | 10 Pages

  • Production of Rope Out of the Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia Crassipes) Stalk

    plants. It also produces large quantities of seeds, and these are viable up to thirty years. The common water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) is vigorous...

    Aquatic plant, Aquatic plants, Eichhornia crassipes 3497 Words | 12 Pages

  • History of India - Sangam Age

    capitals, have yielded several fragmentary pottery inscriptions, all dated to the Sangam age. Kodumanal, a major industrial center known for the manufacture...

    1st millennium, Andhra Pradesh, Centuries 3125 Words | 11 Pages

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