About the Foundation
Amaradeva Foundation, which was established in year 2000 to preserve pandit Amaradeva’s work for the future generations, later got registered as a company Limited by gurantee in 2012, Under 2007 Companies Act No. 7
Since then we are operating as a non profit organization which is committed to full fill Pandit Amaradeva’s ideas to enrich Sri Lankan music Culture.
The foundation takes lead in organizing cultural events, Musical Workshops, Seminars (Rasa Vindana programmes) and especially awarding scholarships and gifting musical instruments to needy children.
(Aesthetic and Research Centre)
Amaradeva Aesthetic and Research Centre is an institute Established under a Parliamentary Act, with multitude of functions. This will be initially funded by the government and later will be managed by a board. His Excellency the president will appoint the Chairman of the board. A representative of Amaradeva Foundation will also sit in the board. It will host several features such as a Library, Memorial Hall (museum), archives, listening room, auditorium, conference halls, souvenir shop, bookshop, memorial statue, open air theatre and meeting spaces.