Lord Skanda-Murugan
 

Cultural Survival

Patrick Harrigan

Patrick David Harrigan
3145 NW 46th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32605 USA
Tel: +1 (904) 403-9523
E-mail: kataragama@gmail.com

Websites developed and maintained:

  1. (1997- ) Murugan.org Murugan Bhakti website
  2. (1997-1999) Institute of Asian Studies Madras
  3. (2000- ) Kataragama.org Kataragama-Skanda website
  4. (2000- ) LivingHeritage.org Living Heritage Trust of Sri Lanka website
  5. (2000- ) CulturalSurvivalTrust.org Cultural Survival Trust of Sri Lanka website
  6. (2000- ) Vedda.org Vedda.org website for Sri Lanka's indigenous Veddas
  7. (2001- ) Palani.org official website of Palani Devasthānam
  8. (2001- ) Pongi.org official website of Valli Malai
  9. (2001- ) Ratnagiri.org official website of Bala Murugan Tirukkovil, Rathinagiri
  10. (2001- ) WESWA.org website of the Weaker Section Welfare Association, Viralimalai, Tamil Nadu
  11. (2001- ) ZOPIF.org Zones of Peace International Foundation
  12. (2001- ) Tiruchendur.org official website of Śrī Subrahmanya Swāmi Devasthānam, Tiruchendur
  13. (2001- ) SriPada.org website of Adam's Peak (Śrī Pāda), Sri Lanka
  14. (2001- ) DaladaMaligawa.org website of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Kandy, Sri Lanka
  15. (2001- ) BarbaraCragg.com Barbara Cragg HR Consultancy
  16. (2001- ) LankaBhumi.org sacred sites of Sri Lanka
  17. (2001- ) Sigiriya.org Sri Lanka's World Heritage site
  18. (2001-2) SWSHindia.com website of Smith White Sharma & Halpern, Indo-American immigration law firm
  19. (2002- ) Jnanamalai.org official website of Jnana Malai Murugan Kovil
  20. (2002-11) Hamsa.org Studies of Saint Thomas in India
  21. (2002- ) PadaYatra.org Pada Yatra or foot pilgrimage, Kataragama Devotees Trust
  22. (2002- ) Wanni.org Sri Lanka's heartland, the Wanni
  23. (2002-10) Koslanda.com Heritage Reserves (Private) Limited destination at Koslanda, Sri Lanka
  24. (2002-3 ) GaladariHotel.com The Galadari Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  25. (2002- ) Goviya.com website of Sri Lanka's traditional rice cultivators, the Goviya
  26. (2002-14) Gurugama.org website of Guru Gama educational community, Koslanda, Sri Lanka
  27. (2002-2008) ArulMuruga.org website of Ishta Siddhi Śrī Subramanya Swami Trust, Bangalore
  28. (2002- ) Khidr.org devoted to al-Khidr, the Green Man of Islamic & pre-Islamic lore
  29. (2003-9) Pattini.org Pattini or Kannaki Amman, popular yet ancient goddess of chastity and home life
  30. (2003- ) AryaSangha.org Assembly of the Wise: Sages Genuine and Spurious
  31. (2003- ) Kaumara.org Kaumara Foundation website
  32. (2003- ) SriMahaBodhi.org dedicated to Śrī Maha Bodhi, the oldest historical tree in the world
  33. (2003- ) Jailani.org Daftar Jailany cave mosque of Balangoda, Sri Lanka
  34. (2003- ) Udappu.org Udappuwa traditional coastal village, Western Province of Sri Lanka
  35. (2003- ) Baidam.com Pokhara Lakeside, Nepal: accommodations, services and visitor's information
  36. (2004-7) StoneHouseLodge.lk Stone House Lodge, Kandy, Sri Lanka
  37. (2004- ) Annadanam.org Annadana Murugan Bhakti site
  38. (2005- ) Anathi.org project to network tsunami affected childrens homes
  39. (2005-15) Kalmunai.org Ampare Economic Recovery Organization tsunami relief NGO
  40. (2005- ) NavaShakti.org Tsunami affected children of Pandiruppu, Ampara District
  41. (2005- ) Okanda.org Ukanthai Malai Kataragama Devale, Okanda
  42. (2006- ) SLCTrust.org Sri Lanka Children's Trust
  43. (2006- ) Nanasala.org Rural Knowledge Center, Koslanda, Sri Lanka
  44. (2006- ) HCDG.org Hill Country Disability Group of Sri Lanka
  45. (2006- ) Koslanda.org Village of Koslanda, Badulla District, Sri Lanka
  46. (2007- ) ColomboFort.com Fort Railway Nanasala web site for Colombo Fort, Sri Lanka
  47. (2007-9) Kiwanis.lk Official website of the Kiwanis Club of Colombo, Sri Lanka
  48. (2007-9) BeePeeO.com Sri Lanka's rural Business Process Outsourcing network
  49. (2010- ) PeacockParadise.org web site of Dancing Peacock Paradise, Ft. McCoy, Florida USA
  50. (2012- ) Ulpotha.org Ulpotha traditional village of Sri Lanka from ancient times to the 21st Century
  51. (2013- ) Abilityusa.net empowering young Americans living with disabilities through knowledge and technology
  52. (2014- ) UMich-Taekwondo.club The University of Michigan Taekwondo Club
  53. (2015- ) Peacock-Angel.org Taws Melek, the 'Peacock Angel' of Yezidi lore and legend
  54. (2015- ) KangDukWon.org Official website of the World Kangdukwon Federation (Taekwondo)

Curriculum Vitae

Positions held:


Computer Experience:

  • Using Mac O/S and Windows professionally since 1986
  • PageMaker 3. 0, 4.0, 5.0, 6.5 and 7.0 from 1992 to present
  • HTML/CSS Web designer since 1997
  • PhotoShop 4.0, 5.0, 6.0 and 7.0 since 1997
  • MS Office including PowerPoint since 2000

Education:

  • Post-graduate study: University of Madras (Religion); 1996-2000.
  • Post-graduate study: UC Berkeley (Asian Studies); 1985-1989.
  • Graduate school: University of Michigan (Asian Studies); MA 1984.
  • Undergraduate: University of Michigan (Religious Studies); BA 1975.

Languages:

  • German
  • Hindi-Urdu
  • Sanskrit
  • Nepali
  • Tamil
  • Sinhala

Documentary Consultant:

  • Documentary on Dambana Vedda tribe for 'Gesichte Asiens' series on ARD 1st Channel German television, September 2004
  • Documentaries about Kataragama for French Ministry of Education and for French cable television, July 2001
  • Discovery Channel documentary produced for The Discovery Channel by Gabriel Films Ltd. July 2000.
  • Documentary about Kataragama for ZDF German National Television in 1997.
  • Otros Pueblos documentary about Kataragama for Spanish National Television in 1996.
  • Tiruchendur Kanda Sashti documentary (Tamil), 1995 (director and producer).
  • Sri Lanka Rupavahini documentary about Kataragama, 1993.
  • Zeit der Goetter German documentary about Kataragama, 1993.
  • Routes of Wisdom documentary series about Sri Lankan traditions with Dr. David Bellamy, 1990-1993.
  • Kataragama-Skanda Trilogy 2-hr documentary for Sri Lanka's Independent Television Network in 1987 (composed narration).

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Born: Detroit, Michigan 1950
Single

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December 2015 update

AbilityUSA.net | Anathi.org | Annadanam.org | AryaSangha.org | Baidam.com | BarbaraCragg.com | ColomboFort.com | Cultural Survival Trust | DaladaMaligawa.org | Goviya.com | Gurugama.org | Hill Country Disability Group | Jailani.org | Jnanamalai.org | KangDukWon.org | Kataragama.org | Kaumara.org | Khidr.org | Koslanda.org | LankaBhumi.org | Living Heritage Trust | Murugan.org | Rural Knowledge Centres | NavaShakti.org | Okanda.org | PadaYatra.org | Palani.org | Peacock-Angel.org | PeacockParadise.org | Pongi.org | Ratnagiri.org | Sigiriya.org | Sri Lanka Children's Trust | SriMahaBodhi.org | SriPada.org | Annadanam.org | Tiruchendur.org | Udappu.org | Ulpotha.org | Vedda.org | UMich-Taekwondo.club | WESWA Trust | Wanni.org | Zones of Peace International Foundation