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Gurulugomi was a Sinhalese literary figure, who lived in the 12th century in Sri Lanka.[1] He is renowned as one of the rare masters of Sinhala classical diction and style.[2] Gurulugomi was also proficient in other oriental languages such as Pali, Sanskrit and Prakrit.[3]

Notable creations

  • Amawatura[2]
  • Dharmapradipika[2]

See also


  1. "In the footsteps of Gurulugomi..." The Island. Retrieved 11 June 2015. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "How Sinhala literature developed". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 11 June 2015. 
  3. "Who killed Sinhala literature and language?". Sunday Observer. 21 March 2010. Retrieved 16 June 2015. 

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