Prof. Anuradha Seneviratna (71) Senior Professor in the Department of Sinhala, University of Peradeniya has passed away 09th July 2009 after illness in the General Hospital in Kandy. He was the beloved husband of Irangani Kumarihami Niyarepola and precious father of two sons - Udayana and Charu. Prof. Anuradha Seneviratna earlier has served in the University of Colombo and the Institute of Aesthetic Studies as its Director. He wrote and published nearly seventy books in Sinhala and English on various aspects of Sri Lanka’s culture and civilization. His most popular books were the publications by the Archaeological Survey Department and the publications of the Central Cultural Fund on various Archaeological monuments and sites in Sri Lanka.