The Japanese Buddhist Monks and the Buddhists have expressed their appreciation on the programmes carried out in Sri Lanka under the patronage of the President.
A group of Japanese Buddhists and Monks from the Shodoshima Daikonnon Temple in Japan are currently visiting Sri Lanka on an invitation extended by Ven. Pelpola Vipassi Thera. They performed a fire ritual at the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation premises yesterday. A large number of people including the members of the Maha Sangha were present. The Japanese representatives expressed their appreciation about the prevailing situation in Sri Lanka.