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All the Buddhist temples across the country were seen deserted on Bak Full Moon Poya Day today due to the curfew imposed islandwide and the social distancing policy in force due to coronavirus pandemic. Pictures show how the Gangarama Temple which is usually filled with devotees on any other Poya Day has become deserted. Pix by Kithsiri de Mel


Pix by Kushan Pathiraja

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  • Hiran D Dias Tuesday, 07 April 2020 04:33 PM

    The true temple is within oneself. Not sure whether these brick buildings and the statues is what Lord Buddha taught as dhamma?

    Joseph Tuesday, 07 April 2020 10:15 PM

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