Monthly Archives: April 2014

Journey – Destination 2 – Peradeniya

My journey started on a Sunday night in May, 1974, when I boarded the train from Jaffna to Polgahawela, with few of my future batch-mates. We had to change into another train there, during the middle of the night, on our way to Peradeniya. Even though I embarked on this trip with a lot of […]
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Journey – Destination 1 – Jaffna Central College

I joined Jaffna Central College (affectionately known as JCC) in 1967 and walked to school from my uncle’s home on Clock Tower Road. For a kid moving from a small school in Mannar, Central was an enormous and magnificent place – a hub of activity in every sense. Later on, my parents lived in Athiyady […]
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