"NMA was established on 15th January 1967 and was commissioned six months later on 15th July 1967. Since, this premier Naval Academy has rendered an yeoman service to the nation.

     Besides, 2017 also marked the centenary Birth Anniversary of NMA's founding father and the 1st Commandant; late instructor Commander MGS Perera."




    (Images by courtesy of "Teacher to the Navy", Ajith C.S Perera )

   RELATED LETTERS OF GOLDEN JUBILEE 2017 IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
  Proposal for Golden Jubilee NMA - 27 Jan 2016
    Golden Jubilee of the NMA - Proposed start to the year – 30 Jan 2016
  Golden Jubilee NMA - 18 Feb 2016
  Commandant's Temporary Memorandum 10/2016 Golden Jubilee NMA - 15 Mar 2016



CELEBRATION PLAN

(For details please refer letters issued)

    

SR NO   DATE EVENT LOCATION
01 04th August 2016 Late Cdr MGS Perera’s family’s Commemoration of the
Death Anniversary
Colombo (Dehiwala and Orugodawatta)
       
02 14th January 2017
15th January 2017
Buddhist Programme
(All night Pirith chanting on Saturday 14th January
followed by a Heel Dana on Sunday 15th January 2017)
NMA
       
03 15th January 2017 Christian Programme Chapel in NMA
       
04 13th January 2017 Hindu Programme Vishnu Kovil in Trincomalee
       
05 13th January 2017 Muslim Programme Trincomalee Mosque
       
06 Date will be decided Shramadana Programme Location will be decided
       
07 15th January 2017 Establishment Day Speech Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda Auditorium - NMA
       
08 09th July 2017
10th July 2017
Golden Jubilee Exhibition
(All Schools in NMA will open for all Naval personnel
in both days and for public on 10th July 2017)
NMA
       
09 11th July 2017 Golden Jubilee Division at the Main Parade Ground
followed by Barakana
NMA
       
10 14th July 2017
15th July 2017
Commandant Conclave NMA and Naval Dockyard Trincomalee
       
11 15th July 2017 Opening of OTW building NMA
       
12 15th July 2017 Golden Jubilee Reception NMA