Monday, July 16, 2007

Well wishers for the Dharmaraja Team for the World Jamboree

Well Wishing Ceremony for Rajans 23rd July 2007

The Old Scouts Association are hosting a well wishing ceremony at college premises for the 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scouts who are participating for the 21st World Jamboree to be held at Hylands Park, Chelmsford in the United Kingdom(28th July - 9th August).

26 scouts from Dharmaraja troop will take part in the contingent from Sri Lanka numbering 90.

We wish them all good luck and a very enjoyable time.

Ps: All Old Scouts please be present to give the team a moral boost, contact Suminda (0777 841542) for details..

3 comments:

Jagath said...

21st World scout Jamboree, 2007.

Dear Friends
The Commissioner for Kandy District Scouts association Mr. Sarath Matharaarachchi and 27 young enthusiastic scouts from Dharmaraja College Kandy has been selected to represent Sri Lanka in the 21st World scout Jamboree. 2007 is the centennial year of the founding of the Scouting movement in the world; the theme of the jamboree will be "One World, One Promise. 21st World Scout Jamboree will be hosted by the Scout Association of the United Kingdom from July 27 until August 8, 2007. It will bring together 40,000 Scouts, Ventures, leaders, and staff for 10 to 14 days to the Highlands Park in Chelmsford Essex in the United Kingdom.
Dharmaraja College will be represented by 27 scouts and by several officials many of them are old scouts brought up in the Hill capital from Dharmaraja College. Out of 127 students participating and representing Sri Lanka 27 scouts would be from the leading Dharmaraja scout troop. Incidentally two of the scouts participating are sons of two of the old Rajans and old scouts of Dharmaraja College namely that of the present OBU president Mr Jagath Samarasinghe and that of Dr. Jagath Vasanthathilaka who were also selected among many other talented scouts. Mr Matharaarachchi who is a dedicated old Rajan, and one of the senior school teachers, also one of the old scouts of the Dharmaraja College extremely dedicated and contributed immensely to the Scouting movement, and his son who is an equally talented young scout representing Dharmaraja college will also be participating. We are proud that Mr Matharaarachchi is representing Sri Lanka. We invite all parents and the old Rajans to highlight the details of all participants on this website on this important occasion in order to keep us informed. We wish the Sri Lankan Contingent, twenty seven strong contingents of Dharmaraja Scouts troop and the dedicated officials, all the success in representing our country in the Centenary world scout Jamboree in the United Kingdom.
Best Regards
Dr V W Jagath Vasanthathilaka
Consultant Rheumatologist Kandy

Jagath said...

21st World scout Jamboree, 2007.

Dear Friends
The Commissioner for Kandy District Scouts association Mr. Sarath Matharaarachchi and 27 young enthusiastic scouts from Dharmaraja College Kandy has been selected to represent Sri Lanka in the 21st World scout Jamboree. 2007 is the centennial year of the founding of the Scouting movement in the world; the theme of the jamboree will be "One World, One Promise. 21st World Scout Jamboree will be hosted by the Scout Association of the United Kingdom from July 27 until August 8, 2007. It will bring together 40,000 Scouts, Ventures, leaders, and staff for 10 to 14 days to the Highlands Park in Chelmsford Essex in the United Kingdom.
Dharmaraja College will be represented by 27 scouts and by several officials many of them are old scouts brought up in the Hill capital from Dharmaraja College. Out of 127 students participating and representing Sri Lanka 27 scouts would be from the leading Dharmaraja scout troop. Incidentally two of the scouts participating are sons of two of the old Rajans and old scouts of Dharmaraja College namely that of the present OBU president Mr Jagath Samarasinghe and that of Dr. Jagath Vasanthathilaka who were also selected among many other talented scouts. Mr Matharaarachchi who is a dedicated old Rajan, and one of the senior school teachers, also one of the old scouts of the Dharmaraja College extremely dedicated and contributed immensely to the Scouting movement, and his son who is an equally talented young scout representing Dharmaraja college will also be participating. We are proud that Mr Matharaarachchi is representing Sri Lanka. We invite all parents and the old Rajans to highlight the details of all participants on this website on this important occasion in order to keep us informed. We wish the Sri Lankan Contingent, twenty seven strong contingents of Dharmaraja Scouts troop and the dedicated officials, all the success in representing our country in the Centenary world scout Jamboree in the United Kingdom.
Best Regards
Dr V W Jagath Vasanthathilaka
Consultant Rheumatologist Kandy

Jagath said...

21st World Scout Jamboree. Hundred Years of Scouting; Dharmaraja
scouts break Jamboree record. We now hear from UK that all participants have now safely arrived in “Jamboree 2007 camp” at Hylands Park, Chelmsford, in Essex.

Participants for the 21st world scout Jamboree to mark hundred years
of scouting all over the world would include delegates from
Dharmaraja College Kandy Sri Lanka, represented by Four Senior
Officials and twenty Seven Scouts. The officials would be,
Mr.Shantha K. M. Madurawe (National Training Commissioner), Mr.
Sarath Mataraarachchi (Official), Mr.Sarath Kumarasinghe (Official),
Mr.Ajith S. Jayasekera (I S O, Official), Mr. Kithsiri Kulasuriya
(Official),

Scouts from 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Troop representing Sri Lanka would be Master.W.A.D.P.M.G.K.K. Wijayarathna, Master.W.K.P.R. Wijewantha,
Master.V.W.D.S.Vasanthathilaka, Master.D.H.K.C. Madushanka,
Master.C.J.S. Amaratunga, Master.H.N.B. Wimalasiri, Master.
Master.H.E.M.I.W.C.B. Ekanayake, Master.G.G.N.M.L.C.K. Navaratna,
Master.V.D.Kuruppuarachchi, Master.W.A.L.S. Weerasinghe,
Master.S.M.T.K.B. Abeyratne, Master. B.K. Edirisooriya, Master.
T.K.B. Master.Weeratunga, Master.D.R.B. Ranaweera. Master.
P.W.E.I.D. Palipane, Master.N.C. Bokalawella, P.M. Master.Ruberu,
Master.K.L.I.M.P.B. Jayaratne, Master. R.M.Y.L. Ratnayake,
Master.A.R.C.V.T. Bandara, Master.A.N. Samarasinghe, Master.C.D.
Mataraarachchi, Master.G.T. Welagedara, Master. B.S.N. Bandara,
Master.B.G.A.K. Bodhimaluwa, and Master.R.A. Kulatunga.

They have now completed building camps in three different locations in the Hyland Park in the United Kingdom.

We wish them All the Best.

Regards

Dr. V. W. Jagath Vasanthathilaka.
Consultant Rheumatologist, Kandy