Monday, November 17, 2008

Bodhi Puja in London to bless President and the Armed Forces

A special Bodhi Puja was held at Sri Saddatissa International Buddhist Centre in North London to bless the President H.E. Mahinda Rajapaksa and the Sri Lanka Armed Forces and the Police on their historic victories in the Wanni.

President of the SLFP UK branch Mrs. Rani Bulathwela and all the committee members took part in the Puja.

High Commissioner for Sri Lanka H.E. Justice Nihal Jayasinghe, Mrs. Jayasinghe and many of the Sri Lanka High Commission staff attended the programme.

Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain and the Head of the Vihara Ven. Galayaye Piyadassi Naya Thera and all the resident monks participated and the Bodhi Puja was conducted by Ven. Vanduramba Kassapa Thera. Full Text