Oriental Dance Society

The Oriental Dance Society of Bishop’s College represents the College’s Oriental Culture and Aesthetic Division.

පෙරදිග නර්තන සංගමයේ දැක්ම

රදගුරු දියණියන්ගේ සෞන්දර්යාත්මක විභව්යතා ඔපවත් කෙරෙන පරිපූර්ණ සෞන්දර්ය අධ්යාපනයක් තුළින් සාරධර්මවලින් පිරිපුන් අභිමානවත් ගෞරවණීය කාන්තා පරපුරක්.

පෙරදිග නර්තන සංගමයේ මෙහෙවර ප්රකාශය

ජාතික අධ්යාපන පරමාර්ථයන් හි එන සෞන්දර්යාත්මක හා සංස්කෘතියක ඉලක්ක පදනම් කොටගත්,පාසල් අරමුණු මූලික කොට නිපුණතා පාදක සෞන්දර්ය අධ්යාපනයක් තුළින් උසස් සමාජ මෙහෙවරක යෙදිය හැකි ගුණ, නැණ, බල සපිරි අභිමානවත් ශ්රේෂ්ඨ දියණිවරු පිරිසක් ජාතියට දායාද කිරිම.

Teachers In Charge and Office Bearers
President

Binuli Bulathsinhala

Vice President

Sakithma Silva

Secretary

Keyara Hettiarachchi

Treasurer

Thedasi Piyasena

Teacher’s In Charge

Ms. Virginia Thalpavila
Ms. Vinodhini Ratnakumar
Ms. Priyanga Sooriyaarachchi

Recent Events

  • An evening of glamour. “Suhaani Raat”, a Bollywood themed soirée organized by the Oriental Dance Society for the past (A period of 10 years) and the present members of our society, took place on the 3rd of March 2023 in our Main Hall. This was organized with a rationale of raising funds for the upcoming year.
  • The Oriental Dance Society of Bishop’s College also donated our old dance costumes to the students of Hulandawa National School, a rural school in Monaragala. Our senior dance troupe along with the teachers in charge attended this charity program on the 11th and 12th of March 2023.

Upcoming Events

  • The Hewisi Band, along with the senior dance troupe of Bishop’s College will be performing at “Kailasa”, which is organized by St. Thomas’s Mount Lavinia on the 17th of June 2023.
  • “Festival of Colors” a celebration of food, music and colors proudly organized by the Past Pupils Association and the Oriental Dance Society of Bishop’s College will be held on the 24th of June 2023.
  • Our fellow members of the senior dance troupe along with the Hewisi Band of Bishop’s College will be performing the welcoming item during the College Swimming Meet held on the 28th of June 2023.
  • A dance item will also be presented by our members during the Annual Prize Giving Ceremony which is scheduled to be held on the 17th of July 2023. The Annual Sports Meet of Bishop’s College will be graced by the tunes of our Hewisi Band on the 11th of August 2023.