LJFS HOLD THEIR 58TH AGM

On 30th June 2017 At The Sasakawa Hall

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society (LJFS) held their 58th Annual General Meeting at the Sasakawa Hall at 6pm on 30th June 2017 with Mr. Sumana Liyanage, President in the Chair. The Patron of the Society, His Excellency Kenichi Suganuma and Madame Akiko Suganama were in attendance...
Ms. Lalitha Rajapaksa

Was conferred “The Order of the Rising Sun – Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon”

Ms. Lalitha Rajapaksa, Vice Patron, Lanka-Japan Friendship Society (LJFS) Was conferred “The Order of the Rising Sun – Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon” by the Government of Japan in recognition of her significant contribution to promoting of Japanese culture and understanding of Japan..........
LJFS organized an excursion Down South

to the Pandanus Beach Resort in Induruwa

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society organized an excursion to the Pandanus Beach Resort in Induruwa on Sunday 30th April 2017 and 35 LJFS members and their guests participated in this trip with the journey commencing from the Sasakawa Hall. A 40 seater air-conditioned coach, with “breakfast on wheels”, was organized for the convenience of those participating.........
LJFS All Island Inter-School Essay Competition 2016

at the Sasakawa Cultural Centre

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society held their awards ceremony of the above Essay Competition on 26th Jan 2017 at the Sasakawa Cultural Centre Auditorium under the distinguished patronage of His Excellency Kenichi Suganama, Ambassador for Japan in Sri Lanka who was the Chief Guest........
LJFS organized a blood donation

at the National Blood Centre

he Lanka Japan Friendship Society (LJFS) organized a blood donation at the National Blood Centre, 555/5D, Elvitigala Mawatha, Narahenpita, Colombo 5 on 10th December 2016 with Mr. Koji Yagi, Charge’ d ’affairs of the Embassy of Japan as the Chief Guest.......
Sing Along With Nalin and the Star Combination

at the Sasakawa Cultural Centre Auditorium

The LJFS organized a Sing Along as a fund raiser on 23rd Sept 2016 With "Nalin and the Star Combination" in attendance. The Chief Guest was His Excellency Kenichi Suganuma, Ambassador for Japan, accompanied by Madame Akiko Suganuma. ......
LJFS commemorated their 57th AGM

at the Sasakawa Cultural Centre Auditorium

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society (LJFS) commemorated their 57th AGM at the Sasakawa Cultural Centre Auditorium on 10th June 2016 at 6pm with His Excellency Kenichi Suganuma, Ambassador for Japan & Patron LJFS, as the Chief Guest......
LJFS DONATES ITEMS FOR FLOOD RELIEF

at the Weheragoda Purana Viharaya

On 1st June the Lanka Japan Friendship Society donated 1700 Exercise books of 120 pages, 200 pens, 200 pencils, 200 erasers and 200 foot rulers to the Weheragoda Purana Viharaya.....
P.R.ANTHONIS MEMORIAL ORATION

at the Sasakawa Hall Auditorium

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society held the “Deshamanaya P.R. Anthonis Memorial Oration 2016 at the Sasakawa Hall auditorium on 11th May 2016 which was attended by a distinguished gathering of over 150 invitees. ....
LANKA JAPAN FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY HOLD HEALTH CAMP

at Weheragoda Purana Viharaya, Weheragoda, Kelaniya

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society (LJFS) held a health camp to serve the under- privileged residents of Weheragoda, Peliyagoda, Wellampitiya, Kollonawa, Kelaniya etc within the premises of the Sedawatte Weheragoda Purana Viharaya on 19th March 2016. ....
LANKA JAPAN FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY HOLD A BODHI POOJA

at the Gangarama Temple Colombo 2

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society held a Bodhi Pooja (Buddhist Memorial service) at the Gangarama Temple Colombo 2 to invoke blessings on those who perished in the Great Eastern Tsunami of Japan on 11th March 2011....
LJFS CELEBRATE THEIR 60TH ANNIVERSARY

At the Grand Ballroom of the Hotel Galadari Colombo

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society celebrated their 60th Anniversary on a grand scale at the Grand Ballroom of the Hotel Galadari Colombo on 11th March 2016 with over 230 members and guests attending the dinner function...
EXCO MEETING & FELLOWSHIP

AT THE SASAKAWA CULTURAL CENTRE, COLOMBO

The monthly EXCO meeting was held at the Sasakawa Cultural Centre - Board Room on 3rd Feb 2016 and after termination of the meeting, the members present adjourned to the Sasakawa Reception Hall ......
EXCO MEETING

AT THE CAPRI CLUB, COLOMBO 3

The monthly EXCO meeting was held in the Capri Club - Reception room and after adjournment, the members present were hosted to drinks and dinner by Dr. Vijaya Corea, M.M. Kanaka and Rukshan Perera who were celebrating their birthdays......
Birthday Celebrations After Ljfs Exco Meeting

at the Reception Room Of the Sasakawa Hall

A. Anandagoda and Sunitha Wijepala, both EXCO members of LJFS, hosted the LJFS EXCO to drinks and a sumptuous biryani Dinner on 9th December 2015 after the monthly meeting.....
Birthday Celebrations After Ljfs Exco Meeting

At Kirimandala Mawatha, Nawala

Kumara Semage, Vice President, hosted the LJFS EXCO to drinks and A sumptuous buffet Dinner on Nov 7th after the monthly meeting, at his residence at Kirimandala Mawatha, Nawala to celebrate his birthday.....
Birthdays Celebrations after Ljfs Exco Meeting

At the Sasakawa Cultural Centre

Lal C. Wewala and Tony Saldin hosted the LJFS EXCO to drinks and Dinner on Oct 7th after the monthly meeting at the Sasakawa Cultural Centre.....
Exco Meeting at Tree of Life

Exco Meeting at Tree of Life Nature Resort, Kandy

Fifteen EXCO members of the Lanka Japan Friendship Society lead by its President Mr. Sumana Liyanage visited the above hotel by coach, for their monthly EXCO meeting, as well as to spend the day, on invitation of Mr. Shelly Thenuwara, EXCO member and Also Managing Director of the nature resort to celebrate his birthday. Some of the spouses of the EXCO members also joined the trip.....
PICNIC TO PEGASUS REEF

Picnic to Pegasus Reef Hotel,Hendala

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society organized a picnic for members and their Guests to the resort – Pegasus Reef Hotel, Hendala, Wattala on Sunday 17th May 2015....
Sing Along with Sohan

Sing Along with Sohan and the X-Periments

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society (LJFS) held their fund raiser in the form of a “Sing Along with Sohan and the X-Periments” on 14th March 2015 at the BMICH Banquet hall which was well attended by members and their friends. The Chief Guest was His Excellency Nobuhito Hobo, Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka....
RELIGIOUS CEREMONY ON 14 MARCH 2015

A Religious ceremony was organized by the Lanka Japan Friendship Society

A religious ceremony was organized by the Lanka Japan Friendship Society at the Gangarama Temple, Colombo 2 on 11th March 2015 bestow merit on those who died and invoke blessings On those who were disabled as a result of the earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan On 14th March 2011. ....
Ladies Project comprising

Ladies Project comprising Japanese songs & dance with high tea

Ladies Project comprising Japanese songs & dance with high tea, Sri Lankan brides, demonstration of Ikebana flower arrangement, game of Tombola etc was held on Saturday 21st Feb 2015 from 5 pm to 8pm at the Sasakawa Hall. ...
People practice

People practices in Japanese BIZ organizations at the OPA

The Lanka Japan Friendship Society organized a lecture on “People practices in Japanese business organizations; A Glimpse” by Dr. M. Saman Dassanayake, Senior Lecturer in Human Resources Management - University of Colombo, at the OPA Auditorium on 27 Nov 2014. Project Chairman Merrick Gooneratne, President LJFS Sumana Liyanage, and Gen Secretary Chandra Jayatilleka ...
Emperor’s Banquet

Launched their first website At the Kingsbury Hotel

The Japanese Emperor’s Banquet was held on 18th Nov 2014 on a grand scale at the Kingsbury Hotel with the President of LJFS Sumana Liyanage and Project Chairman Daya Weththasinghe extending a warm welcome to His Excellency Nobuhito Hobo, Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka, Madame Tomomoi Hobo, Madame Asako Okai, ...
World Elders Day

Spend the day at Sunhinda home

The Society celebrated the World Elder's Day on 5th October 2014 at Sanhida Elder's Home in association with Dr Some Edirisinghe, Vice President of LJFS. LJFS provided the Evening Tea, and Sanhinda organised the entertaintment programme. Over 60 elder's participated. They all enjoyed the Event.