The 60th Anniversary function of the World Buddhist Congress will be held under the patronage of President Rajapaksa today.
The theme of the conference is ‘reconciliation through Buddhism’. Representatives of 164 Buddhist organizations from 41 countries will participate in the conference. The Buddha Sana Ministry said that among them are world renowned Buddhist leaders. ITN is the official media sponsor of the Buddhist conference to be held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium. ITN will telecast a progamme on the Buddhist conference at 10.00 p.m. today.