Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

Don Baron Jayatilaka

+ Save concept

Sir Don Baron Jayatilaka (Sinhala:ශ්‍රීමත් දොන් බාරොන් ජයතිලක; 13 February 1868 – 29 May 1944) known as D.B. Jayatilaka was a Sri Lankan educationalist, statesmen and diplomat. [1]

40 relations: Ananda College, Bachelor of Arts, Bangalore, Baptists, Barrister, Berlin, Borella, Ceylon National Congress, Charles Webster Leadbeater, Colombo, Dharmaraja College, Donoughmore Commission, Education, Governor of Ceylon, Henry Steel Olcott, James Peiris, Jesus College, Oxford, Jurisprudence, Kandy, Kelaniya, Knight Bachelor, Legislative Council of Ceylon, Lincoln's Inn, List of Sri Lankan non-career diplomats, Master of Arts (Oxbridge and Dublin), Pali, Pettah, Sri Lanka, Politician, Ratmalane Sri Dharmaloka Thera, Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka, Sanskrit, Sinhalese language, Sri Lanka, State Council of Ceylon, Supreme Court of Sri Lanka, Theravada, University of Calcutta, Vidyalankara Pirivena, Wesley College, Colombo, 1915 Sinhalese-Muslim riots.

Ananda College

Ananda College (Sinhala: ආනන්ද විද්‍යාලය) is a national school for boys, with a student population exceeding 7,000 across 13 grades from primary to secondary classes, on a campus of in Maradana, Colombo.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Ananda College · See more »

Bachelor of Arts

A Bachelor of Arts (BA or AB, from the Latin baccalaureus artium or artium baccalaureus) is a bachelor's degree awarded for an undergraduate course or program in either the liberal arts, sciences, or both.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Bachelor of Arts · See more »

Bangalore

Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Bangalore · See more »

Baptists

Baptists are Christians distinguished by baptizing professing believers only (believer's baptism, as opposed to infant baptism), and doing so by complete immersion (as opposed to affusion or sprinkling).

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Baptists · See more »

Barrister

A barrister (also known as barrister-at-law or bar-at-law) is a type of lawyer in common law jurisdictions.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Barrister · See more »

Berlin

Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany, as well as one of its 16 constituent states.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Berlin · See more »

Borella

Borella is the largest suburb in Colombo, Sri Lanka represented by divisional code 8.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Borella · See more »

Ceylon National Congress

The Ceylon National Congress (CNC) was a Nationalist political party which was formed in Ceylon on 11 December 1919.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Ceylon National Congress · See more »

Charles Webster Leadbeater

Charles Webster Leadbeater (16 February 1854 – 1 March 1934) was a member of the Theosophical Society, author on occult subjects and co-initiator with J. I. Wedgwood of the Liberal Catholic Church.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Charles Webster Leadbeater · See more »

Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Christmas · See more »

Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Christmas and holiday season · See more »

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Christmas Eve · See more »

Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Christmas traditions · See more »

Colombo

Colombo (translit,; translit) is the commercial capital and largest city of Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Colombo · See more »

Dharmaraja College

Dharmaraja College (ධර්මරාජ විද්‍යාලය), founded in 1887 is a premier Boys' School in Kandy, Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Dharmaraja College · See more »

Donoughmore Commission

The Donoughmore Commission (DC) was responsible for the creation of the Donoughmore Constitution in effect between 1931–47 in Ceylon (now called Sri Lanka).

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Donoughmore Commission · See more »

Education

Education is the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge, skills, values, beliefs, and habits.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Education · See more »

Governor of Ceylon

The Governor of Ceylon can refer to historical vice-regal representatives of three colonial powers.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Governor of Ceylon · See more »

Henry Steel Olcott

Colonel Henry Steel Olcott (2 August 1832 – 17 February 1907) was an American military officer, journalist, lawyer and the co-founder and first President of the Theosophical Society.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Henry Steel Olcott · See more »

James Peiris

Sir James Peiris (1856 – 1930) was a prominent leader in the Sri Lankan independence movement, the first elected Vice-President of the Legislative Council of Ceylon and the first native Governor of Ceylon (Acting).

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and James Peiris · See more »

Jesus College, Oxford

Jesus College (in full: Jesus College in the University of Oxford of Queen Elizabeth's Foundation) is one of the colleges of the University of Oxford in England.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Jesus College, Oxford · See more »

Jurisprudence

Jurisprudence or legal theory is the theoretical study of law, principally by philosophers but, from the twentieth century, also by social scientists.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Jurisprudence · See more »

Kandy

Kandy (මහනුවර Mahanuwara, pronounced; கண்டி, pronounced) is a major city in Sri Lanka located in the Central Province.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Kandy · See more »

Kelaniya

Kelaniya (Sinhalese: කැලණිය Tamil: களனிப்) is a suburb of Colombo city in Western Province, Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Kelaniya · See more »

Knight Bachelor

The dignity of Knight Bachelor is the most basic and lowest rank of a man who has been knighted by the monarch but not as a member of one of the organised orders of chivalry; it is a part of the British honours system.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Knight Bachelor · See more »

Legislative Council of Ceylon

The Legislative Council of Ceylon was the legislative body of Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) established in 1833, along with the Executive Council of Ceylon, on the recommendations of the Colebrooke-Cameron Commission.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Legislative Council of Ceylon · See more »

Lincoln's Inn

The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn is one of the four Inns of Court in London to which barristers of England and Wales belong and where they are called to the Bar.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Lincoln's Inn · See more »

List of Sri Lankan non-career diplomats

This is a list of Sri Lankan non-career diplomats, who have been appointed by Government of Sri Lanka as Ambassadors and High Commissioners, but are not Career diplomats by profession, meaning they are not from the Sri Lanka Foreign Service, but are from different professions and politicians.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and List of Sri Lankan non-career diplomats · See more »

Master of Arts (Oxbridge and Dublin)

In the universities of Oxford, Cambridge, and Dublin, Bachelors of Arts with Honours of these universities are promoted to the title of Master of Arts or Master in Arts (MA) on application after six or seven years' seniority as members of the university (including years as an undergraduate).

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Master of Arts (Oxbridge and Dublin) · See more »

New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and New Year · See more »

New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and New Year's Day · See more »

New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and New Year's Eve · See more »

Pali

Pali, or Magadhan, is a Middle Indo-Aryan language native to the Indian subcontinent.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Pali · See more »

Pettah, Sri Lanka

Pettah is a neighbourhood in Colombo, Sri Lanka located east of the City centre Fort.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Pettah, Sri Lanka · See more »

Politician

A politician is a person active in party politics, or a person holding or seeking office in government.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Politician · See more »

Ratmalane Sri Dharmaloka Thera

Ratmalane Sri Dharmaloka Thera (May 28, 1828 – August 15, 1885) was a scholar Buddhist monk who lived in the 19th century in Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Ratmalane Sri Dharmaloka Thera · See more »

Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka

The Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka (RASSL) is based in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Royal Asiatic Society of Sri Lanka · See more »

Sanskrit

Sanskrit is the primary liturgical language of Hinduism; a philosophical language of Hinduism, Sikhism, Buddhism and Jainism; and a former literary language and lingua franca for the educated of ancient and medieval India.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Sanskrit · See more »

Sinhalese language

Sinhalese, known natively as Sinhala (සිංහල; siṁhala), is the native language of the Sinhalese people, who make up the largest ethnic group in Sri Lanka, numbering about 16 million.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Sinhalese language · See more »

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා; Tamil: இலங்கை Ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal and to the southeast of the Arabian Sea.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Sri Lanka · See more »

State Council of Ceylon

The State Council of Ceylon was the unicameral legislature for Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), established in 1931 by the Donoughmore Constitution.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and State Council of Ceylon · See more »

Supreme Court of Sri Lanka

The Supreme Court of Sri Lanka (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා ශ්‍රේෂ්ඨාධිකරණය Sri Lanka Sreshthadikaranaya)(Tamil: இலங்கை உயர் நீதிமன்றம் Ilankai ucca nitimanram) is the highest court of Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Supreme Court of Sri Lanka · See more »

Theravada

Theravāda (Pali, literally "school of the elder monks") is a branch of Buddhism that uses the Buddha's teaching preserved in the Pāli Canon as its doctrinal core.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Theravada · See more »

University of Calcutta

The University of Calcutta (informally known as Calcutta University or CU) is a public state university located in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta), West Bengal, India established on 24 January 1857.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and University of Calcutta · See more »

Vidyalankara Pirivena

Vidyalankara Pirivena is one of the largest Buddhist pirivenas in Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Vidyalankara Pirivena · See more »

Wesley College, Colombo

Wesley College, Colombo, popularly known as "Wesley" or "The Double Blues" is a leading school providing primary and secondary education in Sri Lanka.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and Wesley College, Colombo · See more »

1915 Sinhalese-Muslim riots

The 1915 Sinhalese-Muslim riots (also known as the anti-Muslim riots of 1915 or the 1915 Buddhist Mohammedan riots or the 1915 Ceylonese riots) was a widespread and prolonged ethnic riot in the island of Ceylon between Sinhalese Buddhists and the Ceylon Moors and the brutal suppression of it by the British colonial authorities.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and 1915 Sinhalese-Muslim riots · See more »

2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and 2018 · See more »

2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

New!!: Don Baron Jayatilaka and 2019 · See more »

Redirects here:

Baron Jayatilaka, Baron Jayatilake, D B Jayathilake, D B Jayatilaka, D. B. Jayatilaka, D.B. Jayatilleke.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_Baron_Jayatilaka

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »