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First Lady visits New York Buddhist Vihare

Sep 25, 2011 10:32:48 AM - itnnews.lk

First Lady Shiranthi Rajapakse has visited the New York Buddhist Vihare.

The First Lady, who visited the New York Buddhist Vihare last evening, participated in religious observances. Maha Sangha led by Chief Incumbent of the Vihare Ven. Kurunegoda Piyatissa Thera chanted Seth Pirith to invoke blessings on the President and the country. After the religious observances she donated a large number of Dhamma books to be distributed amongst Dhamma school children in New York. Minister Anura Priyadarshana Yapa was amongst those who participated in the occasion.