Independence Day Celebration

“May the sun bestow light brightest upon my motherland!”🇱🇰 Sri Lanka celebrates its 72 years as an independent republic. On 4th of February in 1948, the island state in the Indian Ocean declared its sovereignty from Great Britain. The greatest celebrations for Sri Lankan National Day happen in the capital city of Colombo. Sri Lankans…

Feed a Stray 4.2

“It’s painful to stay hungry and not being able to speak….” All of us are very lucky to feel the warmth, good care, tasty food, comfy shelters and every other cozy thing. But less fortunate stray animals don’t have any of these and they can’t even say it loud when they feel cold or hungry….

Pongal Celebration -Pongal lights to enlighten their lives!

Have you celebrated Pongal before? If not check out how the kids at Morawinna Balika Child Development Center celebrated this Pongal! Pongal lights to enlighten their lives! As we continue the prominent project “Light up their world 2.0” by the Rotaract Club of SLIIT, we planned to celebrate the Pongal festival with the lovely kids…

Before I die 2.0

“26th of December…” It is actually the Christmas Season and more specifically the date after the birth of the Jesus Christ, which is one of the happiest seasons of the year. But what would it mean to emphasize on a project called “Before I die”? The Tsunami struck on 26th of December 2004 as a…

Christmas Carols – Carols of the Angels

Did you know that pretty little flower buds too sing Christmas carols? Kids are believed to be the hands by which we take hold of the Heaven. Such kids should be protected and nourished with knowledge, skills and values. Therefore, as the continuation of the award winning project “Light up their world” the Rotaract club…

Sri Pada Cleaning Trek 2.0🌄

Started in the year 2014, it is my usual way to welcome the dawn of the new year by climbing the sacred Sri Pada mountain. In the memory lane from past to present, it is clearly and continuously observed that the natural environment around the Sri Pada mountain and the forest reserve is getting polluted…

Christmas for Everyone 🎅 🎁

Christmas is a festival of joy and happiness for everyone despite their religions, races and geographical boundaries. It is the season to spread love and kindness among everyone. So just like the last Christmas, this time too the Rotaract Club of SLIIT made a great effort to bring smiles to the less fortunate kids around Colombo area….

Make them smile ’19

Children’s Day began on the second Sunday of June in 1857 by Reverend Dr. Charles Leonard, pastor of the Universalist Church of the Redeemer in Chelsea, Massachusetts: Leonard held a special service dedicated to, and for the children. Leonard named the day Rose Day, though it was later named Flower Sunday, and then named Children’s…

Light Up Their World-Children’s Day Celebrations

They say that every child is a different kind of flower. Morawinna Balika-Child Development and Probation Center comprised of twenty-three beautiful flowers of 4 years to 16 years of age. In order to commemorate the World Children’s day for the year 2019, the Rotaract club of SLIIT organized a Children’s Day Program for them.  It…

Light up their world 2.0– Day 01

21 st September 2019, didn’t feel like a usual Saturday. Even the Sun looked over joyed as if it was waiting to light up the world. The weekend which is meant to be relaxing and dedicated for sleepy heads was full of enthusiasm and excitement. It was a long-awaited day for our Rotaractors of SLIIT….