Friday, January 23, 2015

Scouts Parents and Old Scouts Day 2014

Scouts Parents and Old Scouts Day 2014 of 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group held on 17th January 2015, at the Dharmaraja College Auditorium under the patronage of old scout Mr. J.U.k. Dissanayake, Managing Director of Pentium 2000 Stationeries (Pvt) Ltd. 



The guest of honor at the event was Mrs. Neela Wickramanayke , former Akela of 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group. Principal of Dharmaraja College, Mr. S. M. Keerthirathana was also present at the event. 


Scouts Parents and Old Scouts Day considered to be one of the oldest and most colorful event of the annual calender of Dharmaraja college from its initiation during mid 60s.

Sunday, January 04, 2015

Welcoming the New Year 2015 with Blessings of Thriple Gems

Old Rajans Scout Association together with 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Association organized a Pirith Chanting Ceremony on 3rd January followed by the alms giving to maha sanga on 4th to mark the beginning of calender year 2015. 

Both Pirith and Alms Giving ceremony were participated by maha sanga from Asgiri Maha Pririwen Viahara and the maha sanga serving at Dharmaraja College.

Mr. S.M. Keerthirathana, the Principal of Dharmaraja College, Mr. Manjula Wijesiriwardena, Group Scout Leader of 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout group, newly appointed ORSA office bearers together with scouts of  Grade 11R were present at the ceremony.

Beginning of the year Pirith and Alms giving a very first activity of both 1st Kandy Dharmaraja scouts and ORSA for many years now.








Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Appointment of new Program Manager of 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group to Assist Group Scout Leader

ORSA today (30th December 2015) appointed Assistant Scout Leader Mr. Anuradha Ulagoda as the Program Manager of 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group to assist Group Scout Leader. Mr. Ulagoda, a President scout and qualified scout leader who is received Phase II training recently. We wish him all the very best in the quest to assist young 1st Kandy Scouts in the future.



Monday, December 22, 2014

36th Annual General Meeting of Old Rajans Scout Assciation


Kandy, December 21, 2013: The 36th Annual General Meeting of Old Rajans Scout Association (ORSA) was held today at the Hotel Hiltop, Kandy under the patronage of prestige Old Rajan Scout Mr. Sujeewa Suranajana Palliyaguruge.


Mr. S.M. Keerthirathna, The Principal of Dharmaraja College, Former group scout leader Mr. Bandara Weerasekara, , Asst. Chief Commissioner of Sri Lanka Scout Association Mr. Sarath Mathararachchi also were present where the Old Rajans Scouts  attended the meeting and the Lunch with their families.

With the Annual General Meeting, Old Rajans Scout Association (ORSA) reached the 36th  year as the country’s leading such organization. ORSA is the first old scout association in the island which is formed in 1978, has been serving since its inception to the Dharmaraja College scout group and the scouting in Kandy district.


Following are the newly elected office bearers for year 2014/15.



PATRONS :
Hon. Eric Weerawardena PM
Mr. S.M. Keerthirathna (The Principal of Dharmaraja College)
Mr. A.P. Gunarathna
Mr. Bandara Weerasekara
Mr. Sarath Mataraarachchi
Mr. Manjula Wijewiriwardana (Group Scout Leader of 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group)
Mr. Shantha Madurawa
Mr. Sarath Kumarasinghe
Chief Commissioner Sri Lanka Scout Association  
Kandy District Scout Commissioner
PRESIDENT : Chaminda Bandara Somathilake
SECRETARY : Saliya Prasad Dahanayake
TREASURER : Ravin Karanarathna
VICE PRESIDENTS :
  • Asitha Edirisuriya
  • Eranda Rajapaksha
  • Kithsiri Kulasuriya
  • Dr. Jagath Herath
  • Arosha Gunasinghe
  • Thilina Ruberu
  • Gayana Gunawardana
ASSISTANT SECRETARY : Waruna Abeyrathna
CO-ORDINATING SECRETARY : Sapumal Witharana
INTERNAL AUDITOR : Jaliya Pagoda
EXTERNAL AUDITOR : C R A Senaviratne & Company
EDITOR : Thilina Jayathilake
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE :
  • Asela Wickramasinghe
  • Dr. Rohana Wijekoon
  • Suminda Withanarachchi
  • Darshana Samararatne
  • Waruna Ekanayake
  • Tharindu Senadheera
  • Dinusha Kulasuriya
  • Dilan Ratnayake
  • Kasun Rambukwella
  • Anuradha Ulagoda
  • Malitha Fernando
  • Nalinda Abeykoon
  • Buddhika Karunathilaka
  • Kasuna Wimalasooriya
  • Durutha Karunarathna
  • Vimukthi Bandara
  • Nipuna Senanayake
  • S.P. Amarawardana
  • Gihana Kolamunna
  • Namal Palliyaguruge
  • Pamitha Kasun Bandara
  • Samith Thalakiriyawa
  • Dudley Amarasinghe
  • Sadara Thennakoon
  • S.T.C. Smarasinghe
  • Chamil Jayasundera
  • P.S. Liyanage
  • Ravi Agalawatta
  • Col. S.S. Gunawardana
  • Aruna Gunasinghe
  • D.N.B. Weerakkody
  • Major Ivo Jayasundera
  • Rohitha Uduwela
  • Chaminda Wariyagoda
  • Prabath Menikpura
  • Amila Withanarachchi




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