Name: Dr. He. Wa. Bihesh Indika Sampath
Present Post: Senior Lecturer II
Department: Department of Sinhala
University Address: Department of Sinhala, University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
Room Number: K2 204/3
Telephone: (Extension) 694 / (Office) +94-112914493 / (Residence) +094-0729054006
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Academic Qualifications:
• PhD. (Sinhala) Buddhist & Pāli University, Sri Lanka 2013.
Thesis on “Sinhala Geya Kāvyayangen pilibimbu vana Chiranthana Chandolankāra lakshana pilibanda vimasumak.”
M.Phil. (Sinhala) University of  Ruhuna, Sri Lanka 2010.
Thesis on “Rasa pratheethiyehila Shabdālankarawala Kārya sansiddhiya pilibandava Sinhala kāvya ashrayen kerena vichārathmaka adyayanayak.”

B.A. (Hons) ( Sinhala) (pass with a first Class & Overall batch top) University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka 2007.

Teaching Experience:
Lecturer (probationary), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2012 May  – Up to date
Lecturer (probationary), Sri Lanka Buddhist and pail University, Homagama ,2012 Jan – 2012 May
Assistant Lecturer, Sri Lanka Buddhist and pail University, Homagama ,2008 – 2011
Research and Publications:
Creative Books
"Sigiri Mal  wehi Raseththiyaka sē" (poems), 2009
"Divi Arunel" (Drama), 2009
"Adaraye Nonimi Suvanda" (Drama), 2006
"Ginigath Yavvwanaya "(Short stories), 2004
"Nirasha" (Short stories), 2003
Classical Books
• Viyarana vivarana -1 Akshara, Sandi  hā Vākya  reethi, Godage - 2013
• Viyarana vivarana -2 Pada  virāma  lakshana ethulu  vyākaranānga, Godage - 2013
Geekāvya sēvanaya – 2012
Vichāra lipi (I, II, III) - 2011
Prema-Viraha geya kāvya rachakayan dutu samāja yathārthaya - 2011
Manamehi hela lakuna - 2010
Kolam nātakaye Samāja nirupanaya - Lānkeya Kolam nātya kalawa pilibanda vimarshanayak - 2010
Hada bendi pedi - 2009
Selalihiniya artha deepanee - 2009
Rasa siddhānthayata praveshayak - 2008
Gemi Nātakaye Samāja nirupanaya - 2008
Mahanuvara Yugaye Sangeethaya ha Sithuwam kalāva - 2008
Sanskrutha nātya sampradayaye agra phalaya - Abignāna Shakunthalaya pilibanda vigrahayak -2008
Gadya Kāwyaye Hansa geethaya - Kotte Yugaye gadya Sāhithyaya pilibanda vimasumak - 2007
Alankāra Vinodani - 2006
Articles:
Ariyavansa suthraya, Ariyavansa uthsavaye vikasanaya ha eyin pana nagunu Samājika thathu – 2012
Kolam nā takaye samāja nirupanaya - (Divaina 2012. 09. 05)
Lamayāge pavrusha vardhanaya sandaha Jana sāhithyaye ethi vedagathkama - (Divaina 2012. 02. 01)
Rasa pratheethiyata ivahal vana se Shabdalankara bhavithayata Selalihini kaviya samath vee da? - 2011
Kolamba kaviyehi mul parapura - 2011
Rathnavaliyata praveshayak - 2010
Repiyel Thennakoonuwange Vavluva - 2010
Kāvya rasāsvadaya ha vicharaya - 2010
Janapriya kolamba kaviya - 2010
Selalihiniyen pilibimbu vana Sanskrutha kāvya sankalpa - 2009
Selalihiniye dvanithārtha - 2009
Gedi Pedi kavi visithuru kala Vruththagandi ha Ambaheli - (Divaina 2009. 06. 10)
Bavuddha sthupaye prabavaya ha parinamaya - 2007
Selalihiniya Sanskrutha kavyaye copiyak da? (Divaina 2007. 11. 14)
Srungaraya pilibanda vivida awastha - 2005
Lama geeye Manavasinha lakuna (Divaina 2003. 10. 04)
Sanskrutha alankarikayan dutu Srungara rasaya (Divaina 2003. 04. 23)
National & International Conferences/Symposiums:
• Siyabaslakarakaru Kavyadarshayen paribahirava idiripath kala siddhanthavalin pehedili vana Sinhala bhashave ananyatha lakshana pilibanda vigrahayak, (1st National Conference on Linguistics, Organized by Department of Linguistics, University of Kelaniya, 2013. 12. 12)
• Sinhala prahelika kavya pilibanda vimarshanathmaka adyayanayak , (National Research Conference Organized by Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo, 2013. 10. 09)
Siyabaslakare ena ‘Guna vigrahaya’ varthamana Sinhala padya Sāhithyaye awashyatha udesa pramānavath ve da? (6th National Research Conference, Organized by RAS, 2013. 03. 28-30)
Maname ha Sellam geya nātya pilibanda thulanāthmaka adyayanayak (6th National Research Conference, Organized by RAS, 2013. 03. 28-30)
Kumarathunga Munidasayange Lama kāvya Nirmāna (Main lecture, “Kumarathunga Munidasa” commemoration, Vishaka College, Kelaniya, 2013. 03. 05)
Sammatha Sinhala Varna malave sanshodhanaya viya yuthu karunu kihipayak (Research Conference, Organized by Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo, 2012. 12. 10)
Sidath Sangarawe dekvena ‘Ubabaslakara’ pilibandava thulanathmaka vigrahayak (1th International Research Conference, Organized by Faculty of Humanities and Social Science of USJP, 2012. 11. 08,09)
Shokajanaka Natya Sankalpaya pilibanda va thulanāthmaka vigrahayak (1th International Research Conference, Organized by Faculty of Humanities and Social Science of USJP, 2012. 11. 08,09)
Kolam Natakaye Samāja nirupanaya (1st National Research Conference, Organized by BPU, 2012. 08. 24,25)
An investigation in to the exposition of male-female mind in Jathaka stories – Dhamma Conference, The Mahabodi Society of Sri Lanka, 28th July 2012
Sinhala kaveen visin upayuktha Shabdalankara pilibanda vigrahayak (5th National Research Conference, Organized by RAS, 2012. 03. 30,31)
Lamayage pavrusha vardanaya sandaha jana sahithyaye ethi vedagathkama (6th National Conference, Organized by USJP and “Bodu sahana” foundation – 2011. 12. 17,18)
Ananda Samarakoonuwan visin prarabda Sinhala geetha kalava pilibanda vigrahayak (Staff development programme-58, BPU- 2011. 05. 11)
Lamayin sandaha vana Sahithyayaka vedagathkama - (Main lecture,  “Ayagama Pradeshiya sabhave Kala dinaya - 2010”, 2010. 09. 29)
Lamayage pavrusha vardanaya kerehi Lama sahithyaya yoda gatha hakke keseda? (Staff development programme-50, BPU- 2010. 07. 14)
premaya ha Srungaraya pilibanda pera’para dediga vicharaka matha saha Sinhala geya kavyayanhi eya pilibimbu vana akaraya (Staff development programme-40, BPU- 2009. 06. 17)
Kavya Shasthraya ha Rasavindanaya (Main lecture, “Sith siyapath” Arts day-2009, Mahinda college, Galle, 2009. 03. 06)
Received Awards:
Sri Soratha gold medal (For Overall batch top, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of University of Sri Jayawardhenapura,) 2007
G. B. Senanayake gold medal (For best result of Department of Sinhala of University of Sri Jayawardhenapura,) 2007
Best script writer, Drama Competition, University of Sri Jayewardenepura. 12 June 2007.
Mahagama Sekara award (Best Lyricist of “Nalamudu Suvanda”) 2005
Godage Short story Award 2004
Ediriweera Sarachchandra award (Best Drama Script Writer of “Nalamudu Suvanda” ) 2004
Best Drama Script Writer, Open Section (Sothern Provincial Government Literary festival ) 2000
Specialized Subject Area:
Sinhala Grammar
Literary  Criticism (Eastern)
Sinhala prosody & Poetics

Classical Sinhala literature