Sanjiva Wijesinha

Dr. Sanjiva Wijesinha – Writer and Physician


Dr. Sanjiva Wijesinha explains how to keep fit – without going to the gym

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India Sizzles – Pant’s On Fire!

I have just returned home after witnessing an amazing batting display by the Indian cricket team. Batting first on a placid wicket at the Sydney Cricket Ground today in the … Continue reading

January 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Hugh’s Fat Fight

I recently viewed on BBC the British celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s intriguing documentary Hugh’s Fat Fight describing his campaign to motivate Britishers to lose weight. Whether we are carrying too … Continue reading

December 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Kandy’s Coffee Bungalow

I am seated in a prettily manicured garden as dusk is falling, sipping a cup of fragrant Highland tea and gazing out at the vista of Kandy stretched out below … Continue reading

December 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

The New Centurions

I have recently read a thought-provoking book written by Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott, both professors at the London School of Business, entitled The 100 -Year Life. Based on the … Continue reading

November 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

In To Africa

It was our first trip to East Africa. My interest in East Africa had commenced due to my hobby of stamp collecting – colourful postage stamps from the British East … Continue reading

October 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Bodhgaya – birthplace of Buddhism

Built in the third century BC by Indian Emperor Ashoka, Bihar state’s temple complex of Bodhgaya (or Buddhagaya as it is known in Sri Lanka) is a sacred site for … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sam’s Story – part 2

Managing Diabetes – continuing Sam’s Story part 1 from April 18th 2018 I gave Sam a request form to get some tests done – a blood test to measure HbA1C … Continue reading

May 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sam’s Story – Part 1

Looking After Diabetes – some lessons from my diabetic friend A Story in Three Parts It was good to meet my old classmate Sam, after a lapse of many years, at … Continue reading

April 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Project Camino – the Podcast

I was interviewed last week about my walk with my son along the Camino de Santiago by Brendan Bolton, an Australian currently living in Santiago de Compostela, for his Project … Continue reading

October 31, 2017 · 2 Comments