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Sacred Hair Relics which was brought from Bangladesh has been placed in Kalutara Bodhi

May 16, 2011 11:58:00 AM - itnnews.lk

The Sacred Hair Relics which was brought to Sri Lanka from Bangladesh were taken to Kalutara today.The Sacred Relics were brought to Sri Lanka as a result of the visit of President to Bangladesh. The Sacred Hair Relics were hitherto kept at the Gangarama Temple in Hunupitya. A special ceremony was held at the Gangarama temple in view of the transfer of the Relics to Kalutara. These were held under the guidance of the Chief Incumbent of Gangarama temple the Ven. Galaboda Gnanissara Thera. Deputy Minister Duminda Dissanayake and Parliamentarian Sarath Weerasekera were present on this occasion. Meanwhile the Hair Relic brought from Gangarama to Kalutara will be placed at the Dana Sala of the Kalutara Bodhi for three days for the public veneration.