“ආගමික උමතුවෙන් ලෝකය ගලවා ගැනීමේ එකම මග සියලුම ආගම් ප්රතික්ෂේප කිරීමයි” – එස්. එම්. බන්දුසීල
Posted by dawkinssdodo මත දෙසැම්බර් 18, 2013
Lakbima Sinhala daily newspaper has just published my long interview with S M Banduseela who is widely recognised as Sri Lanka’s foremost translator of science and science fiction. He is best known as Arthur C Clarke’s Lankan translator.
Parts of this interview appeared earlier in the Sinhala Sunday newspaper Ravaya (24 Nov 2013): “විද්යා ප්රබන්ධකරුවන් අයහපත් අනාගතයන් ගැන අපට අනතුරු අඟවනවා!” – එස්. එම්. බන්දුසීල
Those segments are not repeated here. Lakbima has also carried my questions related to Clarke’s views on traditional knowledge, and on religion. Banduseela answers them in his capacity as a leading rationalist and free thinker in Sri Lanka.
As he often said: “One of the great tragedies of mankind is that morality…
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