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About Us

About Us

Pahana Magazine is a free distributed Sri Lankan Community Magazine that aims to reach a Sri Lankan population of over 70,000 all over Australia and New Zealand. Pahana is published twice a month. Pahana and Pahana Extra 1st Saturday and 3rd Saturday. The demand for entertainment in literacy media itself gave birth to Pahana.  We reach out to readers of all ages and life styles with a wide range of articles in both English and Sinhala providing entertainment and education. Circulation of the magazine: We distribute 15,000 copies twice a month.
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Main objective

The main objective of the magazine have been identified as follows:

  • To promote traditional values and activities among the Sri Lankans in Australia, enabling them to retain their cultural identity as an integral section of multicultural Australia.
  • To disseminate information and ideas among the Sri Lankans in order for them to make a meaningful contribution to the Australian way of life.
  • To provide facilities for Sri Lankans in Australia to share news and views about Sri Lanka and Australia.
  • To provide facilities for Sri Lankans in Australia of all walks of life to display and enhance their talents and creative abilities to improve the quality of life of the community.
  • To provide useful information, guidance and assistance for the Sri Lankan community in their genuine efforts to assimilate into the Mainstream Society.
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