Thursday, January 18, 2007

The Two Day Excursion of Old Scouts

14 & 15 th January 2007

The Old Rajans Scout Association members had a merry time at the annual two day excursion to Katharagama on 14 & 15th January 2007.

The bus started from Kandy first visiting Mahiyangana temple and then proceeding to Katharagama. The crowd visited the Katharagama Devalaya and Kirivehera .

On the second day they visited the Maligavila and Udaganawa and had a bath at Manik Ganga at Okkampitiya.

More details and pictures will follow.

Reported by Mr Suminda Vithanarachci – The Treasurer Old Rajans Scout Association

Tuesday, January 09, 2007

Pirith and Dhana at Lake View Park

12 & 13th January 2007

The Old Rajans Scout Association and 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout group will start their annual calendar with Pirith and Dhana ceremony at lake View Park International Scout centre.

The Prith Chanting will be on 12th Night and The Dhana will be on 13th morning.

Every one is welcome to participate.

Thursday, January 04, 2007

Mr Sarath Matharaarachchi Appointed as Kandy District Scout Commissioner

The Sri Lanka Scout Association has appointed Mr Saratha Matarachi the Group Scout Leader of 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group as the Commissioner for Kandy District Scouts. He has held the position of Group Scout Leader of Dharmaraja scouts for more than 13 years.

Mr Sarath Mathaarachci is a proud Old Rajan and a well known Leader Trainer for training scout leaders in Sri Lanka. In addition he is the prefect of Games at Dharmaraja college who contributes to the betterment of Dharmaraja College sports.

We wish him all the success in his new office.

Reported by Mr suminda Vithanaarachchi – The Treasurer Old Rajans Scout Association