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Vesak celebrated at Sri Sumanarama Purana Viharaya

Rajani Silva carrying the Kiripindu Dana for offering at the Viharaya. Picture by Mohamed Imthiaz, Colombo Central special Corr.
Rajani Silva carrying the Kiripindu Dana for offering at the Viharaya. Picture by Mohamed Imthiaz, Colombo Central special Corr.

A Vesak celebration to mark the Birth, Enlightenment and Parinibhana of the Buddha was held at Sri Sumanarama Purana Viharaya, Mount Lavinia on May 15 and 16 under the patronage of Viharadhipati Ven. Madugasthalawe Pannaratana Nayake Thera.

The programme included a mass Sil campaign, a Kiripindu Buddha Pooja, Sambuddha Pooja, Dhamma Desana an Atavisi Buddha Pooja and a Bodhi Pooja with the participation of devotees in the surrounding area including Daham Pasala students. The Dayaka Sabha led by Chatura Nishantha of Vijaya Road, Mount Lavinia assisted in the arrangements. The Kiripindu Pooja was carried to the precincts by Rajani Silva.

 


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