​Buddha Rashmi Vesak Zone

3 May 2015 06:01 pm - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The Buddha Rashmi Vesak Zone near the Gangaramaya Temple, Colombo was declared open by President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe this evening.US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal was also present at the occasion. Pix by Kithsiri de Mel


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  • MightyAnt Monday, 04 May 2015 10:03 AM

    This is not Buddhism.

    Russell von Bergheim Monday, 04 May 2015 07:44 AM

    Beautiful. Wish there were more photographs or a movie clip.

    Esala Monday, 04 May 2015 02:32 PM

    Matta, In whole world Sri Lanka Buddhists only proudly celebrate Wesak like this. They are celebrating Wesak not Buddhism.

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