Survive the shopping madness Here’s how

Words : Aanya Wipulasena With the festive season already around the corner, the shopping frenzy has begun. Everyone is out and about buying gifts and festive decors to celebrate the occasion. No matter how many times we have shopped before, we still are not equipped enough to survive the shopping madness. We at Lanka Woman […]

Kids Christmas Party: Let Them Plan It!

Words : Mandulee Mendis Christmas is just around the corner and the sooner you start planning, the better you will feel when the days get closer. This Christmas, why not let your kids plan their own Christmas party? If it’s their party, they’re the ones who should plan it and in that case, play your […]

Investing in the Stock Market A beginner’s Guide

Words : Nilu Rajapakse Photos :  Rushiru Tharanga If you have been thinking about ‘investing in stocks’, then you must have most certainly wondered what the secrets to success are. You would have often heard stories where well-known business tycoons earned their millions in the stock market. Then again there are the sorry tales of […]

The recycling geniuses The most creative concepts from around the world that clean communities, create employment and save you money

Words : Catherine Douglas With the recent UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) report “Global Warming of 1.5 °C” people were understandably concerned. The report states that we have an estimated 12 years to reduce our carbon emissions to avoid hitting a temperature increase of 1.5 degrees of pre-industrial levels, which would mean it […]

Can matching horoscopes find your life partner ?

Deshabandu Namal Priyankara Astrologer, Writer, Justice of Peace (All Island) 0776001274 Marriage is an important milestone for any female. This is one of the happiest days in her life as well as her family’s. Therefore the female party takes a lot of time planning and spending as much as they can to make it a […]

Dr. Shanika Arsecularatne

Words : Indika Madapatha Sellahewa Photos : Nirmala Dhananjaya Make up : Ramani Arsecularatne Outfits designed by : Kamil Hewavitharana Beautiful & Brilliant aptly describe Dr. Shanika Arsecularatne, Leading Medical cosmetology expert in Sri Lanka at the Christell Skin clinic and Durdans Hospital cosmetic care unit. She speaks to Lanka Woman about her passion on […]

What Christmas Sweets Are You Preparing This Year?

Words : Mandulee Mendis Christmas, the most wonderful time of the year is just a month away and how do we get ready beforehand to ease the tasks when it gets closer to Christmas? Decide on your food first and start soon. Here are a few ideas for Christmas Sweets. Please click on the link […]

Getting Ready For Christmas Early

Words : Ronali Moonemalle Goonetileke Personally for me, Christmas is the most beautiful time of the year in this sunny island. It marks the celebration of the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ and therefore is quite a sacred and eventful month for all Christians worldwide. However with time we have seen the spirit of […]

Ill-effects of Architecture (Vaasthu) Do they have a scientific basis?

Words : Kamanthi Wickramasinghe Every house has its own living room, bed room, kitchen, bathroom, verandah, wall etc. These aspects should be built according to certain directions. But why should these spaces be situated according to certain directions? These spheres are powerful according to certain directions. Since these spheres have been balanced, we could live […]

Deepawali, the Beautiful Festival of Light…

Words : Mandulee Mendis Deepawali, the beautiful festival of lights, is celebrated by Hindus across the world with delight. Since it falls on the 15th day of the Hindu month of Kartik, it varies every year, falling either on late October or early November. The name Deepawali has a beautiful meaning. Deep means ‘light’ and […]