Anniversary | 100th anniversary of the birth of Ediriweera Sarachchandra, philosopher, writer and diplomat (1914-1996)

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Ediriweera Sarachchandra

Ediriweera Sarachchandra (1914-1996) is an eminent literary figure from Sri Lanka, has several plays, poetry and literary works to his credit.
He helped revive several rich traditional art forms of Sri Lanka and through his theatre work introduced his compatriots to the rich cultural and spiritual aspects of Sri Lankan culture. His works are internationally acclaimed and he has received several international awards.
- Round table, room XII, 3 p.m.
- Traditional play "Maname" by Ediriweera Sarachchandra, performed by the Sarachchandra Theater Company, room I, 7.30 p.m.

By invitation, limited seating capacity:, 01 45 68 30 40


Type of Event Special Event
Start 10.06.2014 15:00 local time
End 10.06.2014 21:30 local time
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Focal point BPI
Contact, 01 45 68 30 40
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters / Siège de l'UNESCO
Street 125, avenue de Suffren
Room Room I, Room XII
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