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Maharaja Ajasath (Sinhala: මහරජ අජාසත්) is a 2015 Sri Lankan Sinhala epic biographical film directed by Sanath Abeysekara and produced by Sunil T. Fernando for Sunil T. Films. It stars Jeevan Kumaratunga, Gayan Wikramathilake, and Palitha Silva in lead roles along with Sabeetha Perera and Hashini Gonagala. Music co-composed by Rohana Weerasinghe and Ranga Dassanayaka.[3][4][5] A special screening was taken place prior to original screening at Tharangani Cinema Hall, at National Film Coroporation of Sri Lanka for Buddhist Monks.[6]

Maharaja Ajasath
මහරජ අජාසත්
Maharaja Ajasath official poster.jpg
Directed bySanath Abeysekara
Produced bySunil T. Films[1]
Written bySanath Abeysekara
Based onWritten chronicles
StarringJeevan Kumaratunga
Gayan Wikramathilake
Palitha Silva
Music byRohana Weerasinghe
Ranga Dassanayaka
CinematographySujith Nishantha
Edited byRavindra Guruge
Release date
21 August 2015[2]
CountrySri Lanka
LanguageSinhala

The film reveals the story of King Ajasath, who lived during the period of Lord Buddha in Magadha Empire, North India and was the cause of the death of his father to achieve the throne. He later went to the refuge of the Dharma.[7]

Contents

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SoundtrackEdit

No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Epa Walapenna Ma Priya Devi" Ishak Beg 
2."Divya Dunnada Atharin[8]"Sanath AbeysekaraShanika Madumali, Amila Perera 
3."Kala Pawakdo Me Bawe"Ve. Ellawala Medhananda TheroIshak Beg 
4."Sath Pata Dalwa[9]"Sunil DharmasenaUresha Ravihari 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "පේ‍්‍රක්ෂකයන් රජකතාවලට අකැමැති නැහැ". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Maharaja Ajasath coming tomorrow". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Maharaja Ajasath". National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  4. ^ "Sri Lankan Screened Films". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  5. ^ "Sri Lanka Cinema History". National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka. Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  6. ^ "Maharaja Ajasaththa – මහරජ අජාසත්ත". cinema.lk. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  7. ^ "Maharaja Ajasaththa plot". Sunil T Films. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  8. ^ "Diwya dun nada - Maharaja Ajasath". Sunil T. Films. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  9. ^ "Sath Pata Dalwa - Maharaja Ajasath - Maharaja Ajasath". Sunil T. Films. Retrieved 11 March 2017.

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