About Us

Welcome to KamalsJournal – Empowering Curiosity, Inspiring Understanding

In today’s world, a significant gap exists between academia and the general public. Many see the work of researchers, scientists, and scholars, but few truly understand the complexity of their methods and the rationale behind their discoveries. This lack of access to knowledge can lead to misconceptions, misunderstandings, and even missed opportunities for growth and appreciation. Our main goal at KamalsJournal is to bridge this gap by making complex topics accessible and inspiring curiosity in the hearts of all.

Furthermore, we are committed to providing knowledge that exceeds boundaries and dives into a wide range of interests. Some of these subjects may not be widely explored within academia but hold immense fascination among the general public. Additionally, we aim to shed light on hidden gems of knowledge, uncovering interesting topics that may be limited to specific communities or regions. This endeavour allows us to create a diverse and enriching space for exploration.

Meet Kamal

Kamal (Chanaka Kamal), the driving force behind KamalsJournal, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with honours in Archaeology from the prestigious University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. Kamal is currently pursuing a Master of Philosophy degree in archaeology at the same university, and his journey of curiosity continues to unfold. As a Research Associate at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, University of Peradeniya, Kamal works with the GCRF One Health Poultry Hub, overseen by the Royal Veterinary College, United Kingdom. He intends to bridge the gap between academia and the general public by sharing knowledge in a way that empowers curiosity and inspires understanding.

In addition to his academic pursuits, Kamal is a self-taught artist with exceptional talent for drawing and painting. His artistic journey revolves around watercolours, where he skillfully captures mesmerising scenes that leave viewers captivated. Sharing his captivating artwork on social media under the name “Paintings by Kamal,” he amazes people with his artistry, encouraging them to embrace their own creativity. According to Kamal’s artistic philosophy, he believes “anyone can paint,” advocating for the power of patience in the artistic process.

His interests encompass a diverse range of fields, including painting and sketching, pottery making, sculpting, woodworking, preindustrial craft, and technology. He He is on a quest to master these crafts and apply his skills for KamalsJournal. He intends to convey his journey in both told and untold areas.

Our Vision: Empowering Curiosity, Inspiring Understanding

KamalsJournal envisions a world where knowledge not only remains confined within the walls of academia but reaches every curious mind. We strive to inspire a deeper understanding of archaeology, history, culture, and heritage. Furthermore, we encourage curiosity for the random and hidden corners of cultures, such as folk tales, myths, festivals, beliefs, rural lifestyles, etc.

Our Mission: A Journey Through Archaeology and Beyond

Our mission is to create a space where learning is exciting and accessible. Starting with his expertise in archaeology, our platform offers engaging articles that explain the theories, methodologies, and reasoning behind archaeological practises. We write for both enthusiasts and academic minds, sharing knowledge with descriptive explanations and real-life examples. But we are not limiting to archaeology alone; it ventures into an array of other fields of interest, making knowledge accessible to all.

Join Us: Explore Together With KamalsJournal

We invite you to join our quest for knowledge and understanding. Together, let’s explore the wonders of archaeology and beyond. As we grow, the quality and diversity of our content will expand, ensuring a rewarding experience for all curious souls.

Thank you for being a part of our community, and we hope you enjoy your journey through the pages of KamalsJournal!