A sapling of the Sambuddhatva Jayanthi will be taken to France to mark the 2600th Sambuddhatva Jayanthi.
The sapling will be taken to France at the request of the Ven. Paravahera Chandraratana Thera, the head of the International Buddhist Centre in France. Chief Incumbent of the Atamasthana, the Ven. Pallegam Sirinivasa Thera handed over the Bodhi sapling to the Ven. Paravahera Chandraratana Thera and the delegation near the Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi in anuradhapura.