A. K. H. Dharmapriya
Senior Lecturer (Grade II)

Department of Ayurveda Basic Principles
Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda institute
Kandy Road,
Yakkala 11870
Sri Lanka
Telephone: +94 33 3340102
Fax: +94 22 2222739
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Qualifications
  • MA(University of Kelaniya)
  • BA(First Class Honors)University of Kelaniya)
  • Prācīna pandita (Prācīna Bhāṣopakāra samāgama,Ministry of Education)
  • Vidyānidhi(Vidyodaya Piriveṇa)
Areas of Interests
  • Sanskrit,Sinhala and Pāli Languages
  • Buddhist,Yoga and Eastern Philosophies
  • Linguistics
  • Astrology and Astro-counseling
  • Bhūtavidyā (Spiritualism)
  • Vāstuśāstra (Astro-architecture)
Career Profile
  • Lecturer : Department of Ayurveda Basic Principles, GWAI, University of Kelaniya, 2008 - up to date
  • Temporary Assistant lecturer :GWAI, University of Kelaniya, 2006 - 2008
  • Visiting Lecturer :GWAI, University of Kelaniya, 2005 - 2006
  • Visiting Lecturer :Resource person-Certificate Course in Yoga and Relaxation Techniques, GWAI, University of Kelaniya, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Visiting Lecturer : Resource person-Diploma Course in Yoga and Relaxation Techniques,GWAI, University of Kelaniya, 2012, 2013
  • Guest Lecturer :Foundation Course,GWAI, University of Kelaniya, 2005, 2006
  • Visiting Lecturer :Resource person-Workshop on training in-service Pirivena teachers,Ministry of Education, 2006, 2007
  • Pariveṇācārya :Nāgarjuna Vidyāpiṭha Maha pirivena, Surigama, 2005 - 2006
  • Pariveṇācārya :Vidyodaya Piriveṇa, Māligākanda, 2003 - 2004
Professional services
  • Coordinator: Information & Communication Technology Centre -(since March 2017 )
  • Web Master: Institute -(since May 2017 )
  • Lecturer-in-charge: Language Unit, GWAI, University of Kelaniya - 2010
  • Sport Coordinator : GWAI, University of Kelaniya - 2009/2010
  • Deputy Coordinator: Career Guidance and Industrial Placement Division,GWAI, University of Kelaniya - 2011/2012
  • Coordinator:Sports and Cultural Division, Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute, University of Kelaniya- 2011
  • Student Counselor: GWAI, University of Kelaniya - 2009/2010,2010/2011,2011/2012,2014/2015
  • Committee Member: Organizing Committee, Pandit G.P. Wickramarachchi Memorial International Research Symposium,GWAI, University of Kelaniya - 2012
Other Qualification and Experience
  • Book reviewer: Sinhala,National Book Development Council of Sri Lanka, Ministry of Education- 2005
  • Assistant examiner: Sanskrit language (G.C.E. A/L Examination),Department of Examinations - 2005, 2006
  • Board member: Preparation of prototype papers in Sanskrit (G.C.E. A/L Examination),Department of Examinations - 2011
  • Committee member:Curriculum formation committee, Sanskrit language (G.C.E. A/L Examination),National Institute of Education - 2009
  • Board member: Compilation of teachers` guide, Sanskrit language (G.C.E. A/L Examination),National Institute of Education - 2009
  • Representative: International conference (Theme: Yoga in Education),Tumkur University and S-Vyasa Yoga University, Bengaluru, India - 2012
  • Resource person: 1st National Symposium on Sri Lankan Traditional Medicine (Theme: Holistic Health Through Traditional Medicine),Institute of Indigenous Medicine, University of Colombo - 2014
  • Resource person: Pandit G.P. Wickramarachchi Memorial International Research Symposium,Pre-Conference Workshop (Theme: Yoga and Relaxation Techniques),GWAI,University of Kelaniya - 2012

Publication and communication

Text Books

Hela Osuvayi Diva Maturayi, 2005

Ayurvedīya Bhūtavidyā Praveśaya, 2005

Editions

Piruvānā pot vahanse hewat maha pirit pota, 2006

Felicitation volumes

Medhānandābhinandana, 2012 (Editor)

Periodicals

Vidæsa (Jyotiṣa vivaraṇātmaka dænum saṁgrahaya) (co-author)

2013 January – March

2013 April – June

2013 July – September

2013 October – December

2014 January - March

Communications

1. Dharmapriya, A.K.H. (2015). The application of the theory of language acquisition in learning spoken Sanskrit: A case study. 8th Annual Research Conference, RASSL, Colombo. Proceedings p. 110

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