Traditional puppet art museum is rendering a great service to protect the traditional puppet art in Sri Lanka. Mr. Sarath Abeygunawardhana has done an enormous job by founding this traditional puppet art museum with formal and high standard quality.

Traditional puppeteers have been assisted to present their shows in a more formal way and given opportunities to sell their creations in the local and international market by this traditional puppet art museum while collecting data of traditional puppeteers. They also have taken steps to preserve the traditional puppet arts, masks and other creations.

  • Organizing of local and foreign puppet shows in Sri Lanka.
  • Organizing of seminars, workshops and training programs regarding the traditional puppet art.
  • Doing researches and assisting to do researches regarding traditional puppet art.
  • Assisting to uplift the economy of the puppeteers and creators.
  • Preserving the traditional knowledge and collecting of goods necessary for the puppet art.
  • Organizing puppet show and workshops for school children in their schools or in the traditional puppet art museum.

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Sri Lanka

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Last Update: 30-12-2014.

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