The President has offered alms to the Maha Sangha who arrived at Temple Trees on “Pindapatha.”
500 Buddhist monks arrived at Temple Trees on the Pindapatha Journey form the Gangarama Vihara in Hunupitiya. The offering of alms to the Members of the Maha Sangha took place under the patronage of President Rajapaksa. This Pinkama was organized by the Colombo District Kruthyadhikari Parivenadhipathi Sangamaya of the Colombo District in parallel to the 2600th Sambuddhatva Jayanthi. Mr. Bandula Gunawardena, President’s Secretary Lalith Weeratunge and Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa were present.