Keeping traditions alive

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A graduation ceremony of Kandyan dancers, which is called a Ves Mangalya for male students and a Pahim Path Mangalya for female students, was held at the Minuwangoda Rajamaha Viharaya on Thursday.

Similar to Arangetram in Bharata Natyam, Ves Mangalya and Pahim Path Mangalya are performances which allow Kandyan dancing students to showcase their talents to their parents, teachers, friends and all well-wishers. Pix by Nisal Baduge

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  • Dayawathie Saturday, 08 June 2019 09:39 AM

    Sooooo beautiful.

    Martin Milton Saturday, 08 June 2019 09:49 AM

    Absolutely fantastic! Love to see them dance now..MM

    Fr. S.J.Emmanuel Saturday, 08 June 2019 10:16 AM

    Traditional dances of the Sinhalese and the Tamils have to be fostered as a treasure. But let's not overdo and spend too much of our hard earned money on them. Traditions we cherish but our lives have a present

    Sunil Saturday, 08 June 2019 11:03 AM

    What delightful and heart-warming news after all the gloomy news that we have been hearing for the last two months. Best wishes for these young men and women. So nice to learn that our traditions are still alive.

    saman Saturday, 08 June 2019 12:04 PM

    Please keep up with these old traditions. Thank you for publicizing these events so that all of us including the younger generation get a knowledge about these traditions that is done with a reason.

    Saraa Goyya Saturday, 08 June 2019 08:32 PM

    Pass the torch to younger generation and keep this tradition alive. Wish to see them perform worldwide.


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