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Dharma Sermons at the Embassy premises on Poya Days

The Sri Lankan Embassy in Washington D.C. organised a Buddha Pooja and Dhamma Sermon on October 1 at the Embassy premises in view of Adhi Vap Poya day. This is the first such Dhamma Sermon organised by the Embassy, following the unveiling of the Buddha Statue at the Embassy premises on September 1,2020. The Dhamma Sermon was delivered by Ven. Ranwala Gnanawasa Thera under the guidance of Most Ven. Maharagama Dhammasiri Nayaka Thera, the Chief Incumbent of the Washington Buddhist Vihara. Ven. Ranwala Gnanawasa Thera acknowledged the initiative by Ambassador Rodney Perera to conduct Dharma Sermons at the Embassy premises on Poya Days and invoked blessings on the Government and people of Sri Lanka. The Dhamma Sermon was attended by Ambassador Perera and the Mission officials.