State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene is seen offering alms to the Buddhist monks who attended a religious programme held at the UNP office in Biyagama today, to invoke blessings to the country in view of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year and to pay homage to deceased Asgiri Chapter Mahanayake, the Most Ven. Udugama Sri Buddharakkitha Thera. The programme was organized by the Ruwan Wijewardene Buddhist Foundation. Pix by Pradeep Pathirana
Nice to see a well organized religious programme! The main point one has to go into is the,purpose of holding this. 1.Bless the country. 2 To invoke blessings to the late Prelate Malwatte/Asgiriya.Some are engaged in Sathyagraha at Viharamaha Devi Park. simultaneously surrounded by Mass media. Just see the difference between the former and the latter.Left to you dear readers to decide!!!
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