‘Podi Hamuduruwo’ turns 69

14 December 2012 01:42 pm - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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A religious ceremony was held today at the Hunupitiya Gangaramaya Temple to mark the 69th birthday of its Chief Incumbent Ven. Galboda Gnanissara Thera(Podi Hamuduruwo). President Mahinda rajapaksa and Opposition leader Ranil Wickckremesinghe were present at the Ceremony. Pix by Nisal Baduge






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  • rumi Friday, 14 December 2012 01:55 PM

    sha!!!!!!! a lot of gifts

    Hardball Friday, 14 December 2012 02:02 PM

    One sells the war, the other Buddhism.

    Mahendra Friday, 14 December 2012 02:14 PM

    A very good deed.

    Faris, Friday, 14 December 2012 02:39 PM

    OMG, look at Ranil, shows so much nerves. Looks first time to visiting a temple

    Silverhawk Friday, 14 December 2012 03:32 PM

    Is this Sri Lanka or China ? .... lolz

    Askiesia Ababha Friday, 14 December 2012 05:00 PM

    It is very nice to see so many Buddhists of Chinese origin in Sri Lanka.

    Hera Saturday, 15 December 2012 08:27 AM

    Yes the podi hamuduru is 69, bless him, but the other guy in the first picture likes 69 too!!! Bless him for that!!

    Yackndandah Saturday, 15 December 2012 09:04 AM

    Real joke, This is well against Supreme Buddha’s teaching.


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