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Sri Lanka celebrates Poson Poya

Jun 14, 2011 11:37:33 AM - news.lk

mihinThe Buddhists in Sri Lanka have made all arrangements to celebrate Poson, the festival  celebrated in Sri Lanka on the full moon day of June, with much devotion and piety. The roads have been decorated with lanterns and other illuminations and religious places have been illuminated with colourful lights. Dansalas offering food and refreshments have been organized in almost all parts of the country. Special programmes have been organized to facilitate the devotees visiting religious sites in Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa. The railway department will operate free train services between Anuradhapura and Mihinthalaya.