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CCIS Guest Lecture by Professor Radha Chakravarty

CCIS Guest Lecture on “A Many Coloured World: Rabindranath Tagore and the Idea of Difference” by Professor Radha Chakravarty, Professor of Comparative Literature and Translation Studies, Ambedkar Un
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CCIS Guest Lecture by Professor Wimal Dissanayake

A CCIS Guest Lecture on “Alternative Mappings: Three Indian Cultural Theorists” was conducted by Professor Wimal Dissanayake of Academy for Creative Media, University of Hawaii on 11th March 2016 at
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A High Level Delegation from ICCR visited University of Colombo

A High Level delegation from the Indian Centre for Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi visited CCIS on 1st March 2016 at 12.00 pm. The team comprised of Ambassador Mrs.Veena Sikri  (Leader), Prof. Aswini K. M
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Launch of the Volume “Anagarika Dharmapala and India – Sri Lanka Relations”

The Centre for Contemporary Indian Studies (CCIS) of the University of Colombo launched the volume titled Anagarika Dharmapala and India – Sri Lanka Relations edited by Prof. Sandagomi Coperahewa, Directo
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Memorial Lecture – 126th Birth Anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Lecture on “Nehru and Buddhism: Approaches to Fundamental Human Problems” was delivered  by Professor Asanga Tilakaratne of the Pali & Buddhist Studies Unit, Universit
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HE Mr. Y.K. Sinha, attends the Inauguration Ceremony of the Annual Research Symposium – 2015

His Excellency Mr. Y. K. Sinha, the High Commissioner of India participated as the Chief Guest of the Inauguration Ceremony of the Annual Research Symposium of the University of Colombo which was held on 26th O
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CCIS Guest Lecture – 146th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

A CCIS Guest Lecture on the “Leadership Traits of Mahatma Gandhi for Transformational Change was conducted by Mrs. Shobhana Radhakrishna, Chief Functionary of the ‘Gandhian Forum for Good Corporate Governan
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HE Mr.Y.K. Sinha, the High Commissioner of India attends the 4th Advisory Board Meeting of CCIS

His Excellency Mr. Y.K. Sinha, the High Commissioner of India participated in the 4th Advisory Board Meeting of the CCIS which was held on 23rd September 2015. The High Commissioner and the Vice Chancellor of t
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Guest lecture on Prime Minister Hon. Narendra Modi’s Foreign Policy

“Mr. Arindam Bagchi/Deputy High Commissioner of India presented a  lecture on Prime Minister Hon. Narendra Modi’s Foreign Policy, to the Final year undergradguates of the department of Internationa
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Guest Lecture on “The Strategies of Sinhala Literature for Superseding Indian Culture”

A CCIS Guest Lecture on “The Strategies of Sinhala Literature for Superseding Indian Culture -9th -16th Centuries was conducted by Professor Stephen Berkwitz , Head of the Department of Religious Studies, Sta