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We are floating through different Planes in this world of illusion And tell me why Once you showed that face of lies And made my heart to rely on that I wanna live in those lies You can never feel how it’s like   With the sunrise And you wake up See the whole bliss around One day you’ll find ...

Please don’t stare at me Don’t even look at me Don’t make my feelings strayed In those days I laughed a lot Don’t remind me that day Once I fall in love with him Don’t make me despise I am still waiting for him Don’t made to tremble my tears There wouldn’t anything has left Please don’t stare at me Don’t even look at me

In those days As the morning bless Refreshing my soul You looked at me I didn’t say But my heart did You didn’t say But your eyes did Saying that I love you….

I rise, I still wanna rise Whatever you said Whatever you did No matter what it takes But I rise, I still wanna rise Without tears in my eyes Without feelings in my heart Without a sight in my soul Without a single word from you But I rise, I still wanna rise Tomorrow won’t be clear Vision may be ...

I was blind, now I can see What a life supposed to be I was deaf, now I can hear How the rhythm made-up for me I was hurt, now I can feel How much dark filled the faith I was cried, now I can think How much soul with the tears He was blind, how much tragic Didn’t see the one with please Thank god, now I can discern I am the one who hurt before Finally, your mercy on me With a tear in my sight

Spirit, Spirit What is it? Where is it? Nobody knows where is it? Everybody knows, there exists Spirit, Spirit, What is it?   Can we touch? Can we see? No we cannot touch or see Can we feel? Can we change? Yes we can feel but no one can change Spirit, Spirit, what is it?   Is it fate what we have? Is it courage what should have? How can deny where it is? Spirit, Spirit what is it?

The sun will come down from the sky To make my days in the heaven The moon will call to all the stars To embellish my dreams in the nights The wind will be there in days and nights To take away all the pains from me The birds will be there to sing my songs About the world dreaming ...

Thirtieth March the day I caught Thought in heaven but not at all Enchanted with a spiritual soul Make me lost in a wailing gale The world move fast, day by day Secluding me on that day Tears, falling drop by drop Still warmth, make me pain Lives in past, not in days Still cannot forget that day

විසිරුණු සිතුවිලි අතරේ සැඟවුණු සිනාවන් වත මුවඟ රෑවු දුන් නිහඬ සුසුමක් හදේ සඟවා කඳුලක් නෙතඟට උරුම කළා   නිමක් ඉමක් නැති සුසුම් සයුරක දිය රළක් සේ ඉකි බිඳුම් ගෙන ආ ජීවයක් සෙවු පෙර අතීතය මියඳුනු හෙට දින ඉතිරි කළා   අඳුරු රාත්‍රිය සඳ කිරණ යට නිහඬ අතීතයෙ මැවූ සිහිනය පිබිඳුණු දෙනෙතට අහිමි කළ සුව කවි සිතුවිලි මගෙ නිහඬ කළා   ...

She was on the way in a train Someone stared at her in a vain Over the thronged people in the train Someone from the past with a change Called her heart in a divined way Tried a lot to put off that sight Couldn’t do but with a little fight Immovable feeling that she got caught Made her lost ...

I loved a lot, undoubtedly still doing I seek your sight, indeed still finding I wished your smile, certainly still expecting I’m sure; absolutely you had not loved a little It’s sure, definitely neither still nor you having   It is a pleasure to know, you can smile without me It is not a wonder; still I cannot smile without ...

පරාජය ඔබ මට  උරුම කළ දුක දෙනෙත් කෙලවර වියළික ඳුළක වී සැඟව ඇත විඩාපත් වූ සුසුම් සයුරේ බොඳව ගිය ඒ සොඳුරු සිහිනය ජීවයක් නෙත ඉතිරිකර නැත වරෙක ලං වූ වරෙක වෙන් වූ සිනාවන් වත සදාකල් හිම සොරාගෙන ඇත පරාජය ඔබ……. ...

In those days As the morning bless Refreshing my soul You looked at me I didn’t say But my heart did You didn’t say But your eyes did Saying that I love you….    

Dreamed a way To go with you Awaited so long To be found by you Loved a lot In days and nights To hear a word About our lives Hard to ward Strength in hand What is left Only for a walk Alone with dreams About ours…  

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