"Sinhala" Essays and Research Papers

  • Sinhala

    added to their already tensed relations. ‘ Sinhala Only ‘ Policy When Sri Lanka was under British rule, English-educated Tamils could...

    India, Politics of Sri Lanka, Sinhala language 564 Words | 3 Pages

  • Mama Ea Kollek

    SINGREESI UNICODE 1.8 Overview Singreesi is all about making Sinhala typing easy. It has been made so easy that you can type in...

    Cyrillic alphabet, Gh, Sinhala script 345 Words | 3 Pages

  • Student

    different cultures reflecting the peoples who settled on the islands , they are ethnically related to the peoples in the India sub-continent . In the...

    Economics, India, Indian subcontinent 625 Words | 3 Pages

  • Mama

    politicians began outbidding one another on who could provide the greatest advantages for their community, using the Sinhala language as their...

    East Asia, Pacific Ocean, Politics 1407 Words | 5 Pages

  • “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

  • Shyam Selvadurai: Literature, Identity, Politics and the Galle Literary Festival

    Mantel, published in the Winter 2010 edition of Intelligent Life. We end the interview on his curation of the Galle Literary Festival and his take on it,...

    Colombo, Lanka, Maldives 484 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

  • Diplomacy & Deterrence + Conflict in Multi-Ethnic Societies Notes N(a) Level Standard. #2013

    Tamils remained stateless in Sri Lanka. [2] Sinhala Only Policy - Sinhala was the official language of Sri Lanka since...

    India, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Malaysia 1358 Words | 6 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

  • Research Paper About Srilankan War

    in to a war. “When Sri Lanka became independent in 1948, as the Sri Lankan government passed the Ceylon Citizenship Act and the 'Sinhala Only'...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sinhalese people 2060 Words | 6 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

  • Interview Transcript

    home. Interviewer: what is singlish? Interviewee: Its what srilankans call a mix of Sinhala and english. I rememebr when we first came to...

    American and British English differences, American English, Australian English 1539 Words | 5 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

  • Assign Finalb

    Ownership Established & current status Language(s) Independent Television Network (ITN) State-owned Sinhala April 13, 1979 Sri Lanka...

    Broadcasting, Generation Y, Independent Television Network 7926 Words | 30 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

  • Cv of Mine

    Have one year experience as Branch Operation In charge of CDB Kaduruwela branch. Computer Literacy • Competent in Microsoft office package • Internet...

    2008, Bank, Business 526 Words | 5 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

  • Tamil Language

    friends, neighbours and non-Hindus. Independence Day On the 4th of February every year, all Sri Lankans celebrate Independence Day. In 1948, on the 4th of...

    British Empire, India, Sigiriya 553 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

  • Curriculum Vitae

    aptitude * Self Motivated & Hard working * Good Administrative & Communication Skills * Ability to achieve targets within given time...

    Education, General Certificate of Education, General Certificate of Secondary Education 449 Words | 4 Pages

  • Sri Lanka

    designed to look at “Lessons Learned” from February 2002 to May 2009, as well as propose a strategy to bolster reconciliation. The LLRC Report was presented...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka 1085 Words | 7 Pages

  • E Commerce

    main objective of Kapruka is to provide online shopping facilities. In addition they have wide range of services for customers. They are gift delivery in...

    Business-to-business, Business-to-consumer, Electronic commerce 436 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

  • Igcse Timeline

    Mathematics A 4MB0 01 Mathematics B 30m 2h 2h 1h 30m Friday 24 May Week 2 Date Monday 13 May Week 4 Length 3h 2h 30m 2h 30m 2h 2h 4AR0 01...

    12-hour clock, Arabic language, English language 1639 Words | 7 Pages

  • Buddhism and Morality

    literature contains a myth narrative that disturbs the passive nature of Theravada Buddhism. Although, as Deegalle notes, the intension of the author is...

    Buddhism, Four Noble Truths, Gautama Buddha 1990 Words | 5 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

  • What Would You Do?

    est paying jobs. Furthermore, Sinhala, the language of the Sinhalese, became the official Sri Lankan language. The Tamils had hoped that the...

    India, Indian Ocean, Northern Province, Sri Lanka 866 Words | 3 Pages

  • An Island Rich of Cultural Diversity

    also four virtues Kindness, Friendliness, Happiness and Equanimity - according to the teaching of Lord Buddha. Finally, other religious are represented by...

    Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, Jaffna, Northern Province, Sri Lanka 2937 Words | 12 Pages

  • sandesa

    Whether it has separate meaning, generally the Sandesa is used with conveying of massage. The Sandesa which a exchanging of message or a communication...

    It Was Written, Linguistics, Poetry 1840 Words | 8 Pages

  • School Marketing Plan

    as far as from 300 BC. It is a fundamental right in the constitution of the country having a literacy rate of 92%. Education in the country is under the...

    Education, High school, Marketing 3454 Words | 14 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

  • Sri Lanka Research Paper Copy

    banished from India. Travelling with his several hundred men, Vijaya landed near present-day Mannar, Sri Lanka. The legend states that, on the day of...

    Ethnic conflict, Ethnic nationalism, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam 5449 Words | 18 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

  • Funny Boy - Indentity

    ideologies so as to ensure a maximum degree of security, homogenisation and profit” (“Postcolonial Disjunctions”). He sends Arjie to a Sinhalese school...

    Ethnic group, Funny Boy, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam 2069 Words | 4 Pages

  • Film Review

    your kids laughing in the middle of the film, this film is to you. But to those who expecting another intriguing piece of art by an award winning director,...

    A Story, Acting, Actor 1337 Words | 3 Pages

  • Mr. Shamal Fernando

    Qualifications I passed the G.C.E O/L Examination in December 1997 with one distinction pass and seven credit passes. Subjects...

    Consultative selling, Customer, Customer relationship management 904 Words | 5 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

  • personal swot

    institution for more than 6 months Somewhat sufficient knowledge on the financial industry Good extracurricular and co-curricular activities performed at...

    420 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

  • The Sri Lankan Civil War

    language would be English, and Sinhala and Tamil would have equal importance in all government policies and communications. This was changed...

    Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka 3237 Words | 9 Pages

  • Exam

    Management Management Accounting Human Resource Management Degree Part III International Business Studies Operations Research Management Information...

    Academic degree, Bachelor's degree, Business 402 Words | 2 Pages

  • History of Bengal

    powerful seafaring nation of Ancient India. They had overseas trade relations with Java, Sumatra and Siam (modern day Thailand). According to Mahavamsa, the...

    Bangladesh, Bengal, India 456 Words | 2 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

  • Mass Media and Class

    time when Sri Lanka was ravaging civil war that left 65000 persons iled and another similar amount maimed.The main theme of this movie is the dire need for...

    Advertising, Concentration of media ownership, Journalism 1000 Words | 2 Pages

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