The 4th Randoli Perahera of the Kandy Esala Festival will be held today.
The Perahela will start today from the eastern gate of the Dalada Maligawa at 8.30pm. The Perahera that consisted of traditional dace items that depicts the ancient culture started at 8.22 pm yesterday. The casket of relics was carried by tusker ‘Vasana” of Kataragama. The Perahera which started from Dalada Veediya paraded E.L. Senanayake Veediya, Colombo St., Yatinuwara Veediya, Prince St., Cross St., and returned on D.S. Senanayake Veediya. The final Randoli Perahera will parade streets tomorrow. After the water cutting ceremony on Sunday morning the Perahera will be concluded with the afternoon procession.