Sanjiva Wijesinha -writer and physician

Short stories, Travel and Health Information

Shivantha on YouTube

Just want to share this video of Shivantha singing against a bautiful Indian Ocean backdrop at Ahangama in Sri Lanka

March 1, 2023 · 1 Comment

Finding Clarity – the Journey of a Musician

I am placing a link to the recently released documentary FINDING CLARITY about the musical journey of my son – musician and actor Shivantha Wijesinha. The video is 26 minutes … Continue reading

April 17, 2021 · 1 Comment

Deepa Mehta sets the screen ablaze again…..

I am sharing this excellent article by journalist Aparita Bhandari which was published last week in Canada’s largest circulating newspaper The Globe and Mail It is about director Deepa Mehta’s … Continue reading

November 24, 2020

Danu Innasithamby interviews SHIVANTHA WIJESINHA

Popular columnist and famous media personality Danu Innasithamby interviewed Shivantha Wijesinha for his column ‘Buzz With Danu‘ this week in the Daily Mirror. I am reproducing his article here. Danu … Continue reading

November 11, 2020 · 1 Comment

Deepa Mehta’s New Film Funny Boy

World Movie premiere on Netflix on 10th December TV Broadcast premiere on CBC (Canada) on 4th December Watch Video: Deepa Mehta talks about her new film Funny Boy Oscar nominated … Continue reading

November 1, 2020

Deepa Mehta’s Movie ‘Funny Boy’ to premiere in December

I am delighted to be able to report that the iconic Oscar nominated Canadian film-maker Deepa Mehta’s latest film, an adaptation of Shyam Selvadurai’s novel Funny Boy, will premiere on … Continue reading

October 16, 2020 · 1 Comment

Shivantha Wijesinha : Jegan in Deepa Mehta’s Funny Boy

I am republishing this article by Sunday Times writer Yomal Senerath-Yapa about my son Shivantha’s latest movie. Actor, producer and musician Shivantha Wijesinha who plays the role of Jegan Parameswaran … Continue reading

November 30, 2019

Book: Tales From my Island