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Towards a new world that places a premium on humane values through divisional cultural development along with ancient and modern cultural base


To conserve and preserve the places of cultural significance that are unique to historic Ampara district and to accompany the people living in the division to a new and secured world filled with kindness


The prime objective of the Divisional Cultural Centre of Padiyatalawa is to identify, conserve, maintain and develop cultural elements and monuments in thearea to confirm the identity of Sri Lanka

  • To motivate the people to safeguard cultural and artistic elements disappearing from the Sri Lankan culture.
  • To eliminate factors that cause destruction of cultural values
  • To disseminate positive cultural elements upheld by other sub-cultures.
  • To mould a creative generation with a higher appreciative capacity


This Cultural Centre was inaugurated by KalashuriS.P. Charles on 13March 1999.


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