Mahanayaka of Ramanna Maha Nikaya, Most Venerable Napane Premasiri Thero passes away | Daily News

Mahanayaka of Ramanna Maha Nikaya, Most Venerable Napane Premasiri Thero passes away

 
Most Venerable Napane Pemasiri Thera, Mahanayake of the Ramanna Maha Nikaya, passed away at the age of 98 while being treated at the Peradeniya Hospital

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Asela Kuruluwansa

The Mahanayake thera of the Sri Lanka Ramanna Maha Nikaya, Aggamaha Panditha Most Ven. Napane Pemasiri Mahanayake Thera passed away yesterday.

The Thera was 98 years at the time of his demise. Most Ven.Pemasiri Thera was the thirteenth Chief Prelate of the Sri Lanka Ramanna Maha Nikaya. He was appointed as the Chief Prelate of the Sri Ramanna Maha Nikaya on September 3, 2012.

The Thera passed away while receiving treatment at the Peradeniya Teaching Hospital yesterday (17) afternoon.