Ananda Rajakaruna was a Great National Poet. He was a teacher, journalist, pioneer in children’s literature, and above all, a pioneer Sinhala poet of the Colombo era, Ananda Rajakaruna, who successfully made Sinhala poetry a national force, organized for a clear-cut aim.
The poem is a powerful piece of literature that can instantly address the human heart. Sinhala poetry has long held a unique place in the literature.
H. M. Kudaligama (1918-1973) was a poet representing the second wave of the Colombo period. The poet Kudaligama is one of the poets who have admired the beauty of nature.
Wimalaratne Kumaragama was born on January 18, 1919, and passed away on December 30, 1962. While working as a public servant, he started writing poetry.