5th September, 2004  Volume 11, Issue8

First with the news and free with its views                                     First with the news and free with its views                             First with the news and free with its views                                    


A Dinner

Captain A B Rajendra hosted a dinner party at athe 80 Club, Independence Avenue, Colombo

Anupam and Poornima Agrawal in a black silk sari woven in silver


 Captain A B Rajendra and Sharon in black silk pants and a red silk top

Carmi Mendis in white silk pants and kurtha with purple and silver edging

Tishani de Alwis in a turquoise skirt and top

Captain Gamini and Norma Nanayakkara in a black and white printed charmeuse sari with a multicoloured pallu


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Starry Starry Night

A sing-along with Nalin and Star Combination was presented by the Colombo branches of the Ave Maria Convent PPA and Maris Stella College OBA at the BMICH. Clifford Richards compered the show and Shirley Wilathgamuwa and Ronald Gamalathge were guest artists


Honorine Croos-Moraes, President Ave Maria Convent, PPA in a blue-grey organza sari woven in silver and Lakshman Croos-Moares

Senophi in a red and black skirt and v-neck top and Brigadier Neville Fernando

Sharmalee Jayawardena

Manora Samarasekera in black pants and a black and white top with silver embroidery

Zeena in a black shalwar kameez and turquoise shawl and Ikram Mohamed


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Gerry and Jean Hidelaratchi hosted a luncheon reception at the Colombo Hilton following  the solemnization of the marriage of their daughter Dr Priyangika to Dr Hobina Rajakaruna


Dr Hobina and Dr Priyangika in her beautifully worked going away sari.  Dr Priyangika wore a matching gold choker with tourmalines


Rukmani Amerasinghe in a cream silk sari woven in gold on the blue border and pallu

Mela Karunanayake in a lemon green  silk sari with silver embroidery and Srima Dissanayake in a woven purple and silver grey silk sari

Himali Nanayakkara in a white chiffon sari worked with silver embroidery and multicoloured stones and sequins and Manoji Liyanage


Gerry and Jean Hidelaratchi in a salmon pink chiffon georgette sari worked with multicoloured beads and sequins on the border


Roshini Rajakaruna in a red and off white silk sari woven in gold and Tissa Rajakaruna

Kumar Welgama and Theja in a champagne and maroon silk sari woven in gold


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