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University of Sri Jayewardenepura

The University of Sri Jayewardenepura situated in the heart of Colombo boasts of a long and glorious history.

Having been established in the 1959 at Gangodawila, its roots can be traced back to the Vidyodaya Pirivena established in 1873 by Hikkaduwe Sri Sumangala Thero at Maligakanda. Today the University pays homage to 60 years of history while paying tribute to journey of 145 years.

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University of Sri Jayewardenepura Projects

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Conservation of Ancient Monuments within the Rajagala Archaeological Reserve in the Ampara District of Eastern Sri Lanka, Phase 2

The reserve includes remains of several ancient buildings and monuments that once formed part of Grikumbhila, a large Buddhist monastery active from its foundation in the 2nd …

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