Sanjiva Wijesinha -writer and physician

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Our Journey on the Camino – video presentation

Illustrated Talk for the Sri Lanka Literary Society – UK On 27th September this year I was invited to deliver a presentation to the Sri Lanka Litereray Society of the … Continue reading

October 20, 2020

Purchase books directly from author

Don’t want – for whatever reason – to purchase from Amazon? If you would like to get a signed copy of the paperback edition of book (which contains 16 colour … Continue reading

July 11, 2020

Reflections on the Camino

I was recently asked this question about my journey on the Camino:What words would I use to describe the feelings I had while trekking through each of the three distinct … Continue reading

July 3, 2020

The Albergue at San Nicolas

One of the most memorable nights we spent during our six week journey along the Camino de Santiago was at the Albergue San Nicolas near Puente Itero – a 10th … Continue reading

June 26, 2020 · 3 Comments

Mr. Henry’s Roses

A Short Story – by Grégoire Crevier Preamble: Some years ago, while walking the pilgrim trail known as the Camino de Santiago in Spain, I had the privilege of meeting … Continue reading

May 16, 2020 · 4 Comments

Lessons Learned on the Camino de Santiago

One of the most important lessons that can be learned by all of us who walk the Camino is Tolerance. Most of us who undertake the Camino come from situations … Continue reading

September 27, 2015 · 5 Comments

El Camino de Santiago – Some Reflections

Recently, I was asked this question about my journey on the Camino: What words would I use to describe the feelings I had while trekking through each of the three … Continue reading

September 19, 2015 · 3 Comments

Long Walk to Cameraderie – Interview by Duvindi Illankoon

  The simple pleasures of life had passed him by for far too long.  A practising family physician based in Melbourne, Dr. Sanjiva Wijesinha is a busy man. When his … Continue reading

June 20, 2014

Book Review by Premasara Epasinghe – Dr. Sanjiva Wijesinha’s Strangers on the Camino

Having read Dr. Sanjiva Wijesinha’s last book `Not Our War, a collection of short stories based on his personal experiences as a doctor in the army, I have now been … Continue reading

June 7, 2014

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