Items filtered by date: Sunday, 26 August 2018

Nallur festival lights up Jaffna

The Northern Province is blessed with kovils that have embellished her magnificent history. Divine veneration has dominated the lifestyle of the Tamil speaking people for centuries, and worship has sustained these communities. Central among these sacred kovils is the legendary Nallur Kovil. It has the aura that draws to her devotees from many parts of the world. This kovil has a rich heritage, and will remain a very prominent landmark of Jaffna, a testament to enduring religious fervour and piety.


Shahid Kapoor thought Arjun Reddy was ‘too perfect’ for a remake

Actor Shahid Kapoor says when he was approached to star in the Hindi version of Telugu blockbuster Arjun Reddy he felt there was no need to remake the film as the original was “too perfect”. Shahid, 37, will be playing the lead in the film and the actor said the arc of the character excited him and he decided to come on-board the project.


Catching up with Reggae Superstars

The first ever Colombo Music Festival conceptualised by Cinnamon Life concluded successfully on the 18th of August thanks to a fun atmosphere and most importantly, wonderful performances - by both local artists as well as the 4 international reggae artistes. Amidst their busy schedules, the Daily Mirror Life sat down for exclusive interviews with Shaggy, Maxi Priest, Diana King and Quino of Big Mountain. Check out excerpts from the interview below.


Colombo Music Festival - A day of fun and music

Music festivals are somewhat of a new phenomenon in the island, and it was great that Cinnamon Life initiated one of the first full-fledged festivals of its kind here. The first of what is tipped to be an annual event, this year's theme was Reggae and top artists from the genre enthralled audiences last Sunday. It was truly a ‘Caribbean Night’ with 10 hours of nonstop entertainment, and reggae-fusion and dancehall legends Big Mountain, Diana King, Maxi Priest and Shaggy.

Subscribe to this RSS feed