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20 Years of Harry Potter

   "We’ve all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That’s who we really are." - Sirius Black An idea that originated in…

The Weekend Wrap

This weekend there's food festivals, fundraisers, book signing events, exhibitions, music and so much more. For the whole list of events, visit KARAMU. The Menaka Singers Opera Ensemble in Collaboration…

වෙජිටේරියන් ජනතාව වෙනුවෙන්; දර පෝරණුවේ හැදෙන රසම රස වෙජි පීසා කන්න පුළුවන් නියම කඩ 8ක්

“ගාෆිල්ඩ්"; මතකයි නේද මේ පෝරිසාද පූසව? The Garfield Show එකේ මූ පීසා කන…

Rooms for Couples in Colombo

If you and your partner are above the age of consent, healthy, and both consenting, there are no legal barriers to spending time together, or spending the night together. The moral barriers are…

කොළඹ වටේ කරක් ගහන කෙනෙක්ට කන්න ලැබෙන කොත්තු වර්ග 17ක්

කොළඹ ජීවත් වෙන උදවියට කොත්තු කියන්නේ තමන්ගේ දෙවැනි ආහාරය වගේ එකක්.…

The 6 Weirdest Dishes in Colombo

In our many experiments in Colombo's eateries, we've come across some strange superstars tucked away in seemingly innocuous menus. Keep in mind that we use "weird" in the wonderful sense, and…

The Weekend Wrap

This weekend, you can engage in volunteer work towards the relief efforts, pay tribute to Chris Cornell and help raise funds and enjoy a little bit of musical festivities in…

වන පියසක තුරුලේ!; වෙසක් නිවාඩුව ගතකරන්න, උදේ ගිහින් හවස එන්න කියාපු සුන්දර ආරණ්‍යය සේනාසන 5ක්

හැන්දෑ ජාමෙට වැටෙන මල් වැහිවල සුවය මහ පොලවටත් දැනිලා. වෙසක් හඳ…

The Weekend Wrap

The long weekend is almost here! Pop down to our Karamu section to know what's happening in and around Colombo for the next 7 days. Friday 28 April:   Be a part…

The Weekend Wrap

If you don't have any weekend plans, here are some recommendations. Out of thirty odd events taking place from Friday to Sunday, here's what we think you should check out. Drop by the Attic…

Online Bookstores That Deliver to Sri Lanka

Bookstores here have a rather limited selection. They're also incredibly expensive, if you're buying fresh pages. Getting books online is your best bet, both in terms of prices and options…

Help For Women Who Face Violence

Violence against women  and girls is a violation of human rights. Violence could include physical, sexual and psychological harm. it is a form of discrimination against women. “That’s the way he…

The Great Mutton Roll Taste-Off

The Mutton Roll is considered a sacred delicacy amongst most sensible mortals that inhabit this blessed planet (and greater Colombo). "Why do people like mutton rolls?" "I suppose I should like them as…

Weekend Wrap

Brace yourself for the weekend. Why? Because all them pranksters are going to be out there to trip you over. Anyhoo, here's a few things to get up…

පඩි, බෝනස් ආපු එකේ, පොඩි අඩියක් ගහමු නේ!; රු. 1500ට අඩුවෙන් සෙට් වෙන්න කියාපු ලස්සන එළිමහන් බාර් 9ක්

ටයි කෝට් දාපු උදවිවයි, නොදාපු උදවියයි කියල ලොකු වෙනසක් නෑනෙ බිව්වට පස්සෙ.…

Art Therapy For Children

Our emotions are hard to steer through or make sense at any age. Vocalising these feelings and finding the relevant help might prove even harder. Imagine this very predicament…

මේ සති අන්තේ බ්‍රන්චින් පාරක් යමුද? මෙන්න ඒකට හරි යන ප්ලේස් අටක්!

හැබෑට ම මොකද්ද මේ බ්‍රන්ච්? දන්නේ නැත්තන් අහගන්නකෝ. බ්‍රන්ච් කියන්නේ උදේ 11ට…

5 Cool Things You Can Do With the YAMU App

Our wonderful in-house team of developers has done a stellar job on the YAMU app and we're here to show off a bit. If there are any glitches or you've got an issue,…

The Weekend Wrap

Here are just a few things you can get up to this weekend. Friday, March 24th This weekend head over to the Lionel Wendt for a whoduniit mystery, when Stormy Weather takes…

Elderly Care Facilities in Sri Lanka

Old age is a very sensitive and fragile period in life where elderly people need extra care and comfort. When the elderly in our care are prone to accidents…

A Brief History of #InstameetSL

Once upon a time, many years ago, a young man named Abdul-Halik Azeez sent out a tweet. @gopiharan @nazly @Hayahz @Ayshmarq @ApsaraGamage playing with the idea of doing an #instameet in…

The YAMU Staff's Favourites in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's way more than the same handful of sexy hotspots that turn up in every international travel mag. In a world saturated by PR shoots, Instagram promos, and blanket…

10 Contemporary Powerhouse Women in Sri Lanka

From electing the world's first female Prime Minister to building up from the ashes of the civil war, fighting for Constitutional Reforms, and conquering Mt. Everest, Sri Lankan women are…

The Weekend Wrap

This weekend we have grand openings of food outlets, dance recitals and so many other activities you can get up to. We're listing just a few of our favourite…