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Programmes in schools to mark Sambuddthva Jayanthi

Jan 1, 2011 6:42:11 AM - itnnews.lk

Minister Bandula Gunawardena has said that programmes will be launched at the school level to mark the 2 thousand 600th Sambuddhatwa Jayanthi.

The Minister said that a circular will be issued requesting schools to form Buddhist students’ association where there are majority of Buddhist students and religious observances to be conducted on Poya Days. It also calls upon the schools to have a Pirith chanting programme 7.00 a.m for 20 or 25 minutes before the school starts.