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SLRA Monthly Lecture - August 2012

posted Aug 20, 2012, 6:49 AM by Hw W   [ updated Aug 20, 2012, 6:58 AM ]

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A lecture titled “Are paranormal experiences mere psychological deficiencies?”

will be delivered (in Sinhala) by Dr. Rumi Ruban, consultant psychiatrist attached to the KarapitiyaTeaching Hospital, Galle, on Tuesday  the 21st of August 2012, at 3.30 pm.

The venue of this lecture is: The Public Library Auditorium, Sir Marcus Fernando Mawatha, Colombo 07.

This lecture is based on the updated third edition of the book  “Janakantha MithyaMatha”(Fascinating Mythical Concepts) by Thilak Senasinghe(published by Sarasavi Publishers,Nugegoda).  This book is considered as the first Sinhala book that rationally delves into  various common mythical concepts and practices.  This lecture cum book launch is organized by the SriLanka Rationalists’ Association.

Download book extract - English Translation

Enchanting Mythical Stories - Book Extract