Name                      : Ven. Prof. Gonadeniye Pannarathana Thero
  Designation            : Professor
  Department            : Department of Pali
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Academic Qualification

  • B.A.(Hons) in Pali with Sanskrit as subsidiary subject, first class honors, University of Kelaniya.
  • M.A. in Buddhist studies, University of Kelaniya
  • MPhil (Pali), Merit class honors, in Pali, University of Kelaniya
  • Ph.d. (Reading), University of the West, United State of America
  • postgraduate Diploma in Pali and Buddhist studies, University of Kelaniya
  • postgraduate Diploma in Education, University of Colombo
  • final examination (PRACHINAPANDITA) from oriental Language Society, Sri Lanka
  • Pali, Dhamma, &Abhidhamma final examination held by Y.M.B.A. Colombo
  • Diploma in Pali, Buddhist &Pali University of Sri Lanka
  • Diploma in Buddhism, Buddhist &Pali University of Sri Lanka
  • DharmacaryaDhamma examination
  • Professional English Course, in University of Kelanniya
  • Certificate Course of Tamil, in University of Kelanniya
  • English Diploma Course, in Sri Jinaratana Academy
  • Pratamic, Madyama, Rashtrabhasa Examinations of Hindi in Dakshina Bharath Pracarsabha, Madras, in India

Memberships

  • Secretary, Student Association in PushparamaPirivena, Matara,1992.
  • Vice President of Sanskrit Society, in University of Kelanniya, 1998.
  • Committee Member of Pali& Buddhist Society, in University of Kelaniya, 2001.
  • Vice President of Tamil Association, in University of Kelaniya, 2000.
  • Have followed the computer typesetting course in printing school in Colombo.
  •  Voluntary teacher of Sunday Dhamma School since 1993.

Academic Experience

  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Pali, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka (2016-up to Date)
  • Lecturer, Department of Pali, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka (2014-2016)
  • Lecturer (Probationary),Department of Pali, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka (2011 -2014)
  • Temporary Lecturer  Department of Pali, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka (2008 -2010)
  • Visiting Lecturer, Department of Pali, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka Buddhist and Pali University (2006 - 2007)
  • Visiting Lecturer, Kelaniya University (2006 -  2014)
  • Lecturer, Master Of Arts Course - BPU(2010-2014)
  • Lecturer, Oriental Course (Intermediate and Final)
  • Teacher , Sri Lanka Maha Pirivena, Colombo (2003-2008)
  • Visiting Teacher ,Vidyodaya Pirivena, Colombo.(2008)
  • Visiting Lecturer, External Examinations, Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka.
  • Chief examiner: Orientation examination unite of ministry of higher education

Research interests

  • Pali Language

International/ National Seminar Presentations

  • Pannarathana, G., 2008, Pali literary service of Abhayagiri School, in English. International Buddhist Conference in Thailand.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2008, Abhayagiri Viharassa Pali Sahichchaseva, International Buddhist Conference in Thailand, MMU.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2009, Sirilankādīpe Pavattita Sīhalattakathā, International Buddhist Conference in Thailand, MCU.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Kim Mahāvanso Mahākabbo, International Buddhist Conference in Thailand, MCU.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Buddhist approach to Consolation - International Buddhist Conference CIBA.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Critical study of Concentration - RAS International Conference.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2011, Tathagatassaayusankharavossajjanam - International Buddhist Conference Jayawardhanapura University.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2011, "Kim Mahāvanso Srilankāyammahetihāsa Gantho?"In international Buddhist conference , MCU Thailand.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2012, A Critical Study of the Knowledge of Neither Cessation Nor non-perception -Dharma Dhamma Intentional Conference, India.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2012, Misinterpretation of the Dhamma - International Conference in Buddhasravaka Bhikksu University, Anuradhapura.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2012, Kim Sukaramaddhavam Sukarassamansanva no va - National Conference in Buddhist and Pali University Homagama.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2013 ,Kim Pana Mano Kayām? ko nu kho tam Abhinimmitumsakkā? - International Buddhist Meditation Conference M.C.U. – Thailand.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2013, Kim JātidukkhampanamātucucchimhānikkhamanadukkhamvāannamvāSIBA Conference – Pallekale.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2013, Kim Ācariya Dhammapalatthero Buddhagosacariyassa Unapurako. SLABS Conference.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2015,Tathāgatassa Hasituppādassa Visesatā, International Research Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2015, ChahiākārehiSaṃvaņņanāpaṭicca,1st International Palli Conference
  • Pannarathana, G., 2016, Ehibhikkhupabbajjayavissesata, 12th National Conference on Pali and Buddhist Studies, Uni. of Sri Jayawardhanapura

Research & Publications

  • Pannarathana, G., Mackhaligosalasastruvarayapilibadasamayantaramatavavavimarsanayak. Samayaadyana, Buddhist and Pali University.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2008, Maha Niddesa Paliya ha Cullaniddesa Paliya, Nivanmagasagarawa.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2008, Pali Sandesasahityadiptimatkalamanawulu Sandesaya.Vidyodayasagarawa.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2009, Dibulagalamahakasyapamahimisisyaparamparawa, Vidyodayasagarawa.
  • Pannarathana, G., Bawdha Aramikaadyapanayearambhaya ha vikasaya.Ibulgodasrichandanandasastriyasangrahaya.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Iddhividha Nganayapilibada Vimarsanayak, Vidyodayasagarawa.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, SravakaSamajaya,  Aramabhaya ha Vikasaya, Nivanmagasagarawa.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Paliyehi Sandhiya Pilibadha Vimarsanatmaka Addhayanayak, KanugollenKeselpotata,UpaharaKalapaya.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Bhasawa ha Prakasanaya Sambanda Bauddha Mataya, Vidarsana.
  • Pannarathana, G., Nivan Maga Ahuralana Dharma, Sitaka Mahima Sastriya Sagarawa.
  • Pannarathana, G., Bawddharakksakakramavidhisahasethpirith, Prastavanawa.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2009, E Asama sama Lowturabudu Rajanam Vahanse, Vesak puja, in New York Buddhist vihara.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Buduradun Avabodhakaragath Dharmaye Suvisesatvaya, Vesak puja, in New York Buddhist vihara.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2009, Polonnaruyugaya Bawddha Adyapanaya, Passgodavineetata Abhinandana Kalapaya.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Attakathacarya Upasenahimisaha Arthakathanakramaya,Swarnajayanti Sastriya Sangrahaya, Madanwala.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Brāhmanakāraka Dharma BududahamehiIganwena Âkāraya, VimalaLekha.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Aţţakathācariya Budhadattahimiyan Pali Sāhitya Kerehi Dakvu Dāyakatwaya, Kalyāni Sāstrīya Sangrahaya.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2011, Minisa Pilibada Bauddha Mataya, Mano vidyalipisnagrahaya.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2010, Reetiyahāeyata Guna Sankalpayeati Sambandhatāwaya, BhasaPrabha.
  • Pannarathana, G., Saundaryarasaswadayevidhikrama, Sri Sadhananda Abhinandana Sangrahaya.
  • Pannarathana, G.,  Preface- for Patacarawata by Dayapala Jayanetti.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2012, Sasanikapaviddeparamarthaya, Sarada, Dabhadeniya.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2016, CittaVibhagaya, Nivanṃaga.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2012, Paliatthakatha Mulasraya ataraporanayantahmitana, Charana.JPU.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2012, Savederumarthakathana Karma Pilibada Vimarsanathmaka Adyanayak.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2013, Vajrachedika Pragna Paramita, Buddhist culture study.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2013, Camachanadaye Yatharthaya ha Nivan Maga, Abhisamacara.
  • Pannarathana, G., 2013, Maranasannayedee Budu Dahama, Nivan Maga.
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2014, පඤ්චස්ඛන්‍ධයේ පැවැත්ම හා නැවැත්ම පි
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2014,කාමච්ඡන්දයේ යථාර්ථය සහ නිවන්මඟ, අභිසමාචාර, ශ්‍රී ලංකා අමරපුර මහා සංඝ සභාවේ සභාපති ධුර ප්‍රාප්ත අති පූජ්‍ය දොඩම්පහල චන්දසිරි මහානායක ස්වාමීන්ද්‍ර අභිනන්දන සංග්‍රහය.
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2014,ධ්‍යාන සමාපත්ති විෂයෙහි සමකාලීන දර්ශනවාද අතර බුදුදහම  තබා ඇති ඉදිරි පියවර පි
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2014,කිංපනමනොමයංකායං? කෙනුඛොකථං තං අභිනිමිතුං සක්කා, විද්‍යොදය ධර්ම ශාස්ත්‍රීය සංග්‍රහය, ශ්‍රීමත් අනගාරික ධර්මපාලතුමාගේ 150 ජන්ම සංවත්සර අනුසමරණ උපහාර කලාපය
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2014, ත්‍රිපිටක සාහිතයය ඇසුරින් අනාපාන සති භාවනාව පි
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2015, ථෙරවාදී ඉගැන්වීම්වලින් අන්තරාභවයක් ප්‍රකට වේ ද යන්න විමර්ශනයක්, චරණශාස්ත්‍රීය සංග්‍රහය - 2015
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2015, බුදු රදුන්ගේ හසිතුප්පාදය පි
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2015,පාලි මූලාශ්‍රය ඇසුරින් අශ්‍රැතවත ්පෘථග්ජනයා හා ශ්‍රැතවත් ආර්ය ශ්‍රාවකයා පි
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2015, නාම රූප ධර්මයන්ගේ පැවැත්ම හා නැවැත්ම පි
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2016, අට්ඨකථාචාර්ය උපසේන හිමිගේ පාලි සාහිත්‍ය සේවය පි
  • පාලි ශාස්ත්‍රීය සංග්‍රහය - 2015 දෙවන කලාපය, සී/ස ඇස්. ගොඩගෙ ්සහ සහෝදරයෝ (පුද්.) සමාගම, කො
  • පඤ්ඤාරතන, ජී., 2016,සිව් වැදෑරුම් අර්ථකථන න්‍යාය, පාලිශාස්ත්‍රීය සංග්‍රහය - 2016 තෙවන කලාපය, කොලිටිප්‍රින්ටර්ස්, නුගේගොඩ
  • Pannarathana, G., 2016, කාව්‍යය හා නාට්‍යය පි
  • Pannarathana, G., 2016,පර්යාප්තිය රැකගැනීමෙහි ලා මහා විහාරිය භික්‍ෂූන්ගේ දායකත්වය පි
  • Pannarathana, G., 2016, පාලි මූලාශ්‍රය ඇසුරින් අශ්‍රැතවත් පෘථග්ජනයා හා ශ්‍රැතවත් ආර්ය ශ්‍රාවකයා පි
  • Pannarathana, G., 2016,Contribution of the Sri Lankan nuns for the development of the Bhikkuni order, Aurora, Journal of English studies 2015, S. Godage & Brothers (Pvt) Ltd.

Books 

  • Pannarathana, G., Dibulagala Âcharya Paramparāwa hā Palisāhitya.
  • Pannarathana, G., Pali Aţţakathā Saha Âcāryawaru.
  • Pannarathana, G., Pragnā Prabhāvinī
  • Pannarathana, G., Sigalata Desu Dahama.
  • Pannarathana, G., Keppitiyawa Purana Mahā Vihara Vansaya.
  • Pannarathana, G., Bawdha Pratipadawa.

 Editions 

  • Pannarathana, G., Pasgoda Sri Vineeta Nahimi Abhinandana Sastriya Sanhita.
  • Pannarathana, G., Amma Sadaki, Sunetra Suriyaarachchi Guna Samaru Sastriya Kalapaya.
  • Pannarathana, G., Telakatahagatha, Buddhist and Paliuniversity. Sub editor.

Research papers: staff development program 

  • Pannarathana, G., Rupavachara Dhyana hā Budu Dahama. Research paper in staff Development program in Buddhist and PaliUniversity.
  • Pannarathana, G., Pancaskhandhaye Pavetma hā Nevetma Pilibada Dharmānukūla Viggrahayak. Research paper in staff Development program in Buddhist and Pali University.


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