about Sirimavo Bandaranaike

Sirima Ratwatte Dias Bandaranaike (Sinhala: ?????? ???????? ???? ??????????, Tamil: ?????? ???????? ???? ?????????????; 17 April 1916 – 10 October 2000), commonly known as Sirimavo Bandaranaike, was a Sri Lankan stateswoman. She became the worlds first non-hereditary female head of government in modern history, when she was elected Prime Minister of Sri Lanka in 1960. She served three terms: 1960–1965, 1970–1977 and 1994–2000. Born into an aristocratic Kandyan family, Bandaranaike was educated in Catholic, English-medium schools, but remained a Buddhist and spoke Sinhala as well as English. On graduating from secondary school, she worked for various social programmes before marrying and raising a family. Playing hostess to her husband S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike, who was involved in politics and later became Prime Minister, she gained his trust as an informal advisor. Her social work focused on improving the lives of women and girls in rural areas of Sri Lanka. Following her husbands assassination in 1959, Sirimavo Bandaranaike entered politics and in 1960 became the first woman elected Prime Minister of a country. Bandaranaike attempted to reform the former British Colony of Ceylon into a socialist republic by nationalising organisations in the banking, education, industry, media and trade sectors. Changing the administrative language from English to Sinhala, she exacerbated discontent among the native Tamil population, and with the estate Tamils, who had become stateless under the Citizenship Act of 1948. During Bandaranaikes first two terms as Prime Minister, the country was plagued by high inflation and taxes, a dependence on food imports to feed the populace, high unemployment, and polarisation between the Sinhalese and Tamil populations because of her Sinhalese nationalist policies. Surviving an attempted coup détat in 1962, as well as a 1971 insurrection of radical youths, in 1972 she oversaw the drafting of a new constitution and the formation of the Sri Lankan republic. In 1975, Bandaranaike created what would eventually become the Sri Lankan Ministry of Women and Child Affairs, also appointing the first woman to serve in the Sri Lankan Cabinet. Bandaranaikes tenure was marked by inadequate economic development at the national level. She played a large role abroad as a negotiator and a leader among the Non-Aligned Nations. Ousted from power in the 1977 elections, Bandaranaike was stripped of her civil rights in 1980 for abuses of power during her tenure and barred from government for seven years. Her successors initially improved the domestic economy, but failed to address social issues, and led the country into a protracted civil war. When she returned to party leadership in 1986, Bandaranaike opposed allowing the Indian Peace Keeping Force to intervene in the civil war, believing it violated Sri Lankan sovereignty. Failing to win the office of President in 1988, she served as Leader of the Opposition in the legislature from 1989 to 1994. When her daughter won the presidential election that year, Bandaranaike was appointed to her third term as Prime Minister and served until her retirement in 2000, two months prior to her death.

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Sirimavo Bandaranaike
Name :Sirimavo Bandaranaike
Date of Birth :17/04/1916 10:00:00
Place of Birth :Sri Lanka
Ascendent (Lagan) : Gemini
Ascendent Lord) : Mer
Moon Sign(Rashi) : Virgo
Moon Sign Lord : Virgo
Birth Star(Nakshatra) : Hasta
Birth Star Lord : Mon
Lucky Gem : Blue Sapphire
Lucky No. : 11
Lucky Day : Wednesday
Lucky Color : Blue
Sun Sign (As per western system) : Aries
Current Vimshottari Dasa : Ven-Ket
Manglik Status : You are not a Manglik person
Currently Under SadeSati : No
* (R) = Retrograte

Ascendent Prediction

Her ascendent (lagan) is Gemini
Sirimavo Bandaranaike is born in Gemini lagn. Gemini is a common sign and the third sign of zodiac and as such Sirimavo Bandaranaike will have a wheatish complexion. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is very jolly. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is fond of arts and songs. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is fond of physical pleasures. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is very passionate. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is a person of a grand personality. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is crafty. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is helpful to others. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is poetic. Sirimavo Bandaranaike travel to many religious places. Her approach is scientific. Sirimavo Bandaranaike may face some troubles in the early part of the life but will get happiness in the later part of Her life. Sirimavo Bandaranaike enter a fortunate period from the age of 32 35 years and enjoy many comforts and happiness. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is very active. Her disposition will be scientific. Sirimavo Bandaranaike will be fond of reading and crave for fame. Sirimavo Bandaranaike will have long limbs. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is fond of good food. Sirimavo Bandaranaike may get respect and fame in govt and society. Sirimavo Bandaranaike will acquire knowledge of arts and sciences. Sirimavo Bandaranaike should take care of a running nose, influenza, bronchitis,etc. Sirimavo Bandaranaike may suffer from piles, fever and poisoning of system. Sirimavo Bandaranaike will experience a lot of change in Her life. Sirimavo Bandaranaike may have family troubles. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is very active and intelligent and fond of learning. The defect in Sirimavo Bandaranaike is that Sirimavo Bandaranaike undertake large varieties of work at a time. If Sirimavo Bandaranaike enjoy good sleep Sirimavo Bandaranaike will be able to maintain good health. The peculiarity in Sirimavo Bandaranaike is that Sirimavo Bandaranaike want shortcuts. Sirimavo Bandaranaike is very efficient and able to carry out the plans very quickly by adopting different methods. Sirimavo Bandaranaike will have good physical and mental poise. As Sirimavo Bandaranaike were born in this nakshatra Sirimavo Bandaranaike will be generous, wise, wealthy, popular and will have faith in saints. Sirimavo Bandaranaike will rise between the age of 30 to 32 years.

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