“Honda Hitha Nelum Budu Kuluna” (Lotus Buddha Tower) in Polgahawelena | Daily News

“Honda Hitha Nelum Budu Kuluna” (Lotus Buddha Tower) in Polgahawelena

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday opened the newly constructed “Honda Hitha Nelum Budu Kuluna” (Lotus Buddha Tower) in Polgahawelena, Thissamaharamaya. The construction was made with a financial donation by Owner of ‘Hondahitha’ business Manawathilake Warshahannadi. The tower with the Buddha statue is erected at ‘Hondahitha’ premises in Thissamaharamaya. The Buddha statue is 16 feet tall and 9 feet in width. It has been designed by Ven. Rathnapure Nanda Thera. Pictures by Sooriyawewa Special Corr. Nuwan Jayasekara