Thursday, October 17, 2013

Bhasha wins 2 Awards at National Best Quality ICT Awards (NBQSA) 2013 including a Special Award!

We are so proud to let you know that we won 2 Awards at The National Best Quality ICT Awards (NBQSA) 2013 for our most popular local product Bhasha Helakuru counting the 2nd & 3rd National Awards for the same product & the 9th & 10th Award won by Bhasha & also nominating to the APICTA Awards 2013 to be held on Hong Kong.

The Awards we won this time are:
  • The Special Award for The Best Local Language Product
  • Silver Award in e-Inclusion & e-Community category

We are so happy to receive The Best Local Language Product Award this year since this is the first time we won a Special Award of a National Award. Following are all the Special Awards offered at NBQSA 2013 for your information & we are so proud to be one of them.

Winning The Special Award for The Best Local Language Product (Photo Credit:

Special Awards Category
  • Public Sector Most Outstanding ICT Achievement: Department of Motor Traffic
  • ICT Entrepreneur of the Year : Mr. Omar Fatha Rally
  • Best Product Developed using Open Source Technologies : University of Moratuwa
  • Best Local Language Software : Bhasha Lanka (Pvt) Ltd

We are also so happy to receive the Silver Award in e-Inclusion & e-Community category since there were no Gold or Bronze Award in this category. Following are all the Awards offered for this category for your information.

Winning Silver Award in e-Inclusion & e-Community Category (Photo credit: diGIT Magazine)

e-Inclusion & e-Community Category
  • Silver : Bhasha Lanka (Pvt) Ltd for "Bhasha Halakuru"
  • Merit : hSenid Software International for "Expense Tracker 2.0"

With this BIG achievement now we have won 3 National Awards for our most popular product Bhasha Helakuru in past two year.
  • Winner in m-Content category at e-Swabhimani 2012
  • The Best Local Language Product at NBQSA 2013
  • Silver in e-Inclusion & e-Community category at NBQSA 2013

Bhasha Helakuru is an Intelligent Sinhala Input method for Android Mobile devices & it's the first ever software solution to type in Sinhala language on Android. 

We launched Helakuru on December 2011 at Infotel 2011 ICT Exhibition with the presence of Ministers Ranjith Siyambalapitiya & Tissa Witarane enabling Sinhala Input on SmartPhones for the first time in History.

Helakuru launch in 2011 featured on ITN

We won the e-Swabhimani Award for Helakuru in 2012 & continued it's development for the next level to make Mobile Sinhala typing much faster & easier to the mobile users.

Winning e-Swabhimani Award for Helakuru in 2012

This year we launched Helakuru 2.0 with Sinhala Word Prediction support for the first time ever which was a revolutionary innovation for Digital Sinhala typing. With Helakuru Predictions users can type in Sinhala much faster & easier by typing just couple of letters of the words & selecting the preferred word from Predictions without typing whole words.

Helakuru 2.0 launching poster published on our facebook page

Celebrating this achievement on Helakuru we're introducing a special pricing for Helakuru Predictions for Rs.199 per year. We'll also being exhibiting Helakuru at Infotel 2013 ICT Exhibition with thanks to the ICTA Spiralation program. You all our welcome to visit our stall & activate Helakuru Predictions for this special price.

Halakuru Predictions Special Offer poster published on our facebook page

With these new Awards, now our Awards Cabinet is proudly full of 10 Awesome Awards which we won globally & nationally. Our next target is to bring our own language product globally to APICTA 2013 for which we've been already nominated.

Bhasha Awards Cabinet

Monday, September 2, 2013

Halakuru 2.0 launched with Intelligent Sinhala Input revolutionizing the Digital Sinhala Typing

We are so glad to announce you that Today we launched Helakuru 2.0 - The Intelligent Sinhala Input, revolutionizing the digital Sinhala typing.

Helakuru is a Mobile Sinhala Keyboard Input for SmartPhones which we launched on December 2011 & which was the First ever mobile Sinhala phonetic keyboard to type in Sinhala on smart screens. We even won National Best e-Content Award e-Swabhimani 2012 for this innovation & it is used by Sinhalese mobile phone users all over the world to type in their mother-tongue.

Now with more advanced & innovative features Today we launched a major update for Helakuru versioning as Helakuru 2.0 as the ever made Intelligent Sinhala Input method.

Saturday, August 31, 2013

Union Bank launches the First & Only Trilingual Mobile Banking App - A solution by Bhasha

Union Bank of Colombo PLC announced the launch of its mobile banking app for Android and Apple platforms creating greater banking convenience for customers.

Friday, May 3, 2013

Bhasha's Enterprise SFA Solution - SalesApp launched for Ceylinco Life

Ceylinco Life today launched Bhasha's Android powered Sales Force Automation Solution - SalesApp for their life insurance sales force. Replacing their existing Windows Mobile SFA solution, they introduced this new Android mobile solution to move forward with the cutting-edge technology.

Monday, April 8, 2013

Bhasha Headquarters opened in Kalutara, Sri Lanka

Bhasha Headquarters, The Home for local language software solutions in Sri Lanka was opened in Kalutara on 8th April 2013.

Bhasha Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, well-known as Bhasha was founded by Dhanika Perera, a young Sri Lankan entrepreneur in 2011 when he was an undergraduate at University of Moratuwa & existed as a fully Virtual Company for more than one & half years. Introducing the concept of Virtual Companies to Sri Lanka, Bhasha successfully operated as a Virtual Company with all part-time employees including its CEO & innovated a number of Award-winning local language software products & recognized by several Global & National Awards. The mBillionth South Asian Mobile Award (2011), e-Swabhimani National Award (2011 & 2012) & National Best Quality Software Award (NBQSA 2012) were some of the Awards won by them.

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Bhasha Apps Now Available on your iPhone!

We are so glad to announce you that Bhasha Apps are now available also on your iPhone!

First we are giving you two of our Award-winning apps, Bhasha Dictionary & Bhasha Puvath which are having a higher demand on Google Play for your iPhone. 

Friday, January 11, 2013

Bhasha wins 3 Awards at e-Swabhimani 2012 for the second consecutive year!

We are so glad to announce you that Bhasha won another three Awards at e-Swabhimani National Best e-Content Award 2012.