Wennappuwa

61170 Wennappuwa


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Description

Wennappuwa is a small town in Puttalam District, located in the North Western Province, Sri Lanka.The village of Wennappuwa is mentioned in the Culavamsa (pp 97) as a small farming hamlet. An old church made of wattle and daub, consecrated to St. Joseph was put up in Gangoda in 1850. Very Rev. Fr. Contentious Chounavel (OMI) a French Missionary the founder of the new St. Joseph s church arrived at Wennappuwa between (1861-1863 A.D.) There were only 300 families then. His sole intention was to gather those families whose staunch faith was strong and visible, under one roof. The roads were coming up and he realized that a new church should be built by the main road in order to accommodate the growing population.The brother of Utuwankande Sura Saradiel of Mawanella, lived with his family at Haldanduwana and learnt sculpture under Rev. Fr. Chounavel who was the Parish Priest of Haldanduwana and a master of sculpture. The great historical statue of St. Joseph on the front facade of the St. Joseph s Church Wennappuwa was sculptured by him.The church (1880 AD), which is a symbol of unity and co-existence, stands by the Negombo-Chilaw main road in the heart of Wennappuwa town.Wennapuwa is home to the Joseph Vaz College and the Holy Family Girls school.New wennappuwa town has more than 500 business men. The Wennappuwa Business association is the Largest business association in Wennappuwa. It represent almost all business men in Wennappuwa. Recently they develop the lake near wennappuwa town.

Places Nearby

Advertising Agency

MOOVE Studios
24, Thoppuwa, 11540 Kochchikade, Sri Lanka
Advertising Agency, Web Designer, Event Planner

Apartment & Condo Building

Negambo Lagoon View

Apartment & Condo Building

Art Gallery

ESB Design
Chilaw Road, 61210 Marawila, Sri Lanka
Art Gallery, Home Decor
Nayantha Design
Chilaw road,Nainamadama., 61120 Wennappuwa
Art Gallery, Professional Service, Shopping & Retail

Automotive, Aircraft & Boat

Maxtone Car Accessories & Audio Video Systems
CJ MAWATHA., Dankotuwa, Sri Lanka
Automotive, Aircraft & Boat, Professional Service

Bakery

Othentik CAKE
MARAWILA, Marawila, Sri Lanka
Bakery, Grocery Store, Shopping & Retail

Beach Resort

SEA SANDS Beach Resort
27, Poruthota Road Ettukala, 11500 Negombo
Beach Resort

Business Service

Sky Ride Motors
In Front Of Hardware,Katuneriya, +94770507266 Katuneriya, Sri Lanka
Business Service, Motorcycle Repair Shop, Professional Service

Catholic Church

St Mary's Church Negombo
Negombo
Catholic Church, Religious Center

City

Talwila, Sri Lanka
Talwila, Sri Lanka
City, City
Wennappuwa
61170 Wennappuwa
City

Community Organization

Rajitha Gunawardana Welfare Society
61120 Nainamadama West, Sri Lanka
Community Organization

Company

Samagi Print House
31, Arch Bishop Nicolas Marcus Mawatha, Negombo
Company
Shanka Metal Industry
Mudukatuwa, Marawila, Sri Lanka
Company

Computer Company

T-Tec Mobile
F35-36, Greens Rd, Bus Stand, Negombo
Mobile Phone Shop, Computer Store, Internet Cafe

Cosmetics Store

Sarojeni Group
No.4, Main Street, Dankotuwa, px 61130 Dankotuwa, Sri Lanka
Cosmetics Store, Jewelry & Watches Store

Family Style Restaurant

Spargo Beach Restaurant
No. 295, Lewis Place, Eththukala,, 11500 Ettukala, Sri Lanka
Family Style Restaurant, Seafood Restaurant, Asian Fusion Restaurant

Hair Salon

Apple Green Salon
Church junction, Nainamadama West, Sri Lanka
Hair Salon

Home

Naththandiya

Home

Hospital

Lifecare
199, colombo road, wennappuwa, 61170 Wennappuwa
Hospital, Medical Service, Medical Company

Hotel

Sayo Villa
154/3, Thalgahawaththa road, Pallansena north, Kochchikade., +94 Kochchikade, Sri Lanka
Hotel Resort

Hotel & Lodging

Beach Rest
Kammala South Waikkal, Negombo
Hotel & Lodging, Transit Hub

Just For Fun

Secret Place

Just For Fun

Local Business

Ishara Computer & Electronic
New Road, Lake Road, 61170 Wennappuwa
Local Business

Media/News Company

NegomboNews.lk
11500 Negombo
Media/News Company

Motor Vehicle Company

DZB
479/1/18, Thakkiya rd,daluwakotuwa,kochchikade., 11500 Negombo
Motor Vehicle Company

Photographer

Ruwen Hettiarachchi Photography
No 378, chilaw road,, 61210 Marawila, Sri Lanka
Photographer, Event

Professional Service

Cockyarts
36,GURUGEWATTA,DAMBUWA,EKALA, 11500 Negombo
Professional Service, Arts & Entertainment

Public & Government Service

Marawila St Xaviers Collage Play Ground.
Marawila, Sri Lanka
Public & Government Service

Region

Lake Park Wennappuwa,
Wennappuwa, Wennappuwa
Region, Hotel, Park

Restaurant

Romantic Garden Hotel
232/2 Lewis Place, Kudapaduwa., 11500 Negombo
Restaurant, Hotel
The port beach restaurant & pub
285/6 lewis place ,negombo, 11500 Negombo
Restaurant, Commercial & Industrial

School

Back To School 2017 Girls College Dankotuwa
Girls College, Dankotuwa, Sri Lanka
School

Shopping & Retail

Dananjaya F Do
No78 Thomas Frenando road wennappuwa, 61170 Wennappuwa
Hotel, Music Store

Shopping Service

Naththal City
Welihena Junction, 0094 Welihena, Sri Lanka
Shopping Service, Home Improvement, Home Decor

Shopping/Retail

Alulux Aluminium
Colombo Road, Koswadiya, Mahawewa, 61220 Chilaw Town, Sri Lanka
Shopping/Retail

Tour Agency

Mslankatours
0094 Negombo
Tour Agency

Travel Agency

Air Holidays - Pvt Ltd
New Sopping complex,Colombo RD,1st Floor, Kochchikade, Sri Lanka
Travel Agency, Travel Company

Travel Company

Sky Direct Travels & Tours
No: 282, 'Odins', Chilaw Road, Katuneriya., Katuneriya, Sri Lanka
Travel Agency, Airline Industry Service, Travel Company
Airwing Tours
68, Colombo Road, 11500 Negombo
Travel Agency, Travel Company