The Mahindians

The ultimate web presence of all Mahindians

A website for all you fellow Mahindians, old & present pupils of Mahinda College Galle to share your news, views, ideas, Etc.


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Ranjith Gurugamage posted photos
Oct 14
Ranjith Gurugamage commented on Ranjith Gurugamage's blog post Prestigious Award for a Distinguished Mahindian
"see the Photos uploaded of the event-RG"
Oct 14
Ranjith Gurugamage posted a blog post

Prestigious Award for a Distinguished Mahindian

Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendation 2014 awarded to Lal de AlwisOn 24 July this year, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan announced the list of recipients for the Foreign Minister’s Commendation for the fiscal year 2014. The Foreign…See More
Oct 14
Jagath De Silva replied to Jagath De Silva's discussion MALWENNA“in the Mahinda College music band.
"Dear Dewamitta, Really appreciate your response. Thank you so much. "
Sep 29
Channa Dewamitta replied to Jagath De Silva's discussion MALWENNA“in the Mahinda College music band.
"Dear Jagath, Yes he is very live and often could be found in the mahindians gatherings. You may see him in the pictures found on this site. His elder Bro Jayarathne is also there lives down Dickson Rd. HE was in the STF and retired. I am not sure of…"
Sep 28
Jagath De Silva posted a discussion

MALWENNA“in the Mahinda College music band.

Dear Friends,There was a person call „MALWENNA“in the Mahinda College music band and he is/was a musician, approximately 50 – 55 age. This bloke joined the Sri Lankan Army or sort of a military service. Once he was injured by a bomb explosion. I…See More
Sep 26
Charith Akalanka joined Chithral AMBAWATTE's group
Sep 9
Profile IconB.G.Milinda samith kumara and Palitha Loku Gamage Kariyawasam joined The Mahindians
Sep 5
Jagath Ananda Mawella left a comment for Nimal Ralph Tissera
"Hi Tissera, Yes I can remember you. Sorry I have not read messages for some time. Jagath"
Sep 2
Kahanda Gamage Nalin Charminda is now a member of The Mahindians
Aug 12
Ranjith Gurugamage commented on Ranjith Gurugamage's photo

"Paduru Sajjaya"

"Get well soon Nihal-RG"
Jul 30
Indika T. Semage replied to Lalith Thilinapriya Kiringoda's discussion A Master Plan for Mahinda College
"Dear Kiringoda Aiya, I believe I can give you some inputs, but I am bit busy with college scouts centenary work but still I will support you.  "
Jul 28


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About us

Who we are
We are the past and present students, alumni, and faculty of Mahinda college Galle Sri Lanka, which was founded by col. Henry Steel Olcott in the year of 1892 at Pedler street fort Galle.

What this site is
This site serves as a social hub where every alumni member can interact with one another. It is also a source of various information including news, views, Ideas, memories and stories of by gone era.
The creation, management and support of this website and its links are completely voluntary, and members' participation in this group is based on respect and friendship beyond comradely.

Comment Policy
We encourage comments and look forward to hearing from you. Please note that The Mahindians may, in our sole discretion, remove comments if they are off topic, inappropriate, or otherwise violate our standards of ethics.

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Your privacy is protected on this site. You control your personal information and you can end your membership at any time. We will never disclose your information to any third party unless you expressly authorize us to do so.

The Mahindians is copyright © 2007 by the individual contributors.

We claim no ownership to any copyrighted material. All photos, videos and music are the property of the rightful owners. All graphic and music file including trademarks and brands illustratively used in this site are for personal purposes only.

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BCCI to meet for finalising SL series

The BCCI working committee is set to formally ratify on October 21 a hastily-arranged five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka following the West Indies pullout

Kaushal five-for gives SL A slender lead

Offspinner Tharindu Kaushal's 5 for 73 gave Sri Lanka A a slender lead of 15 runs in the first innings after they were bowled out for 166 by West Indies A in Matara

Rain limits play to 34 overs in Matara

Rain held sway for a second day in a row as Sri Lanka's A's innings - the only one of the match so far - was limited to 34 overs in the day

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Dear Fellow Mahindians, This website was created for the benefit of the past and present students of the Mahinda College Galle, our Alma Mater. As such we kindly request all of you Mahindians out there all over the world to contribute in any way you can (non financial). You may use the forums to initiate dialogs and invite your friends to put forward discussion points and upload and preserve those photos you may have that has immense value for us as Mahindians. Also you are welcome to open discussions that may be of benefit to the members in general. Use them to express your ideas and views. Just browse through this site and see what you can do as a Mahindian to help or make life of a fellow Mahindian a better one. Share your knowledge and experiences, more over interact and collaborate with one another.

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This site works in singhala unicode. If you have not converted your windows computer to singhala unicode yet, then please visit this URL and select the OS windows XP or Vista as appropriate and download the windows upgrade and install it. This will enable your computer to work both in English and Singhala.

For more details click here

We are collecting data for a "Roll of Honour" Page. please give any Old Mahindian War heroes who paid the supreme sacrifice here.

Dear Teachers Past & Present,

Please join the "Teachers" group and contribute with your memories of the incidents that took place during your tenure at school. Your colleagues as well as us students would love to hear such stories of the past.

Dear Members,
If you have any vacancy that you think you can offer to a mahindian please send me a mail with the details of how to apply, I will post it on the "Job Opportunities" section.

Also there is a Vacancies section right at the bottom for the benefit of those who seek employment.

Any of you members having any problem with the functionality of the site or how to use it please feel free to contact me (Channa Dewamitta) by clicking on my name here.

Now we have the Official Gov Holidays under "Features" and All local news papers under "Eng Papers" and "Sing Papers" Tabs for your convenience

Those of you who wish to access "The Mahindians" on your mobile phone can use the native browser of the mobile device. The content of this social network is mobile enabled now.


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MALWENNA“in the Mahinda College music band. 2 Replies

Started by Jagath De Silva in Down Memory Lane. Last reply by Jagath De Silva Sep 29.

A Master Plan for Mahinda College 12 Replies

Started by Lalith Thilinapriya Kiringoda in About the college. Last reply by Indika T. Semage Jul 28.

Taken from Silumina May 10 2014. 1 Reply

Started by Athula Attygalle in About the site. Last reply by Channa Dewamitta May 13.

Master plan for Mahinda College

Started by Lalith Samankumara Kariyawasam in About the site Jul 12, 2013.

Re: Advance level results of Mahinda College‏ 14 Replies

Started by Channa Dewamitta in About the college. Last reply by Kaan Ramachandra Mar 22, 2013.

Achievements of our students 1 Reply

Started by Channa Dewamitta in About the college. Last reply by Sisira K. Gamage Feb 8, 2013.


Started by Hemnath De Silva in Obituaries Jan 13, 2013.

Funeral Notice

Started by Anura Priyantha in Obituaries Nov 4, 2012.

Nalaka.Wedamulla - old Mahindian - tele-drama-director-dies-in-accident

Started by Lahiru Jayasinghe Arambewela in Obituaries Oct 2, 2012.


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