Unduvap Poya is the last Full Moon Poya day of the year and commemorates the arrival of Sangamitta Theri in Sri Lanka with a Bo sapling from the sacred Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi in India during the month of Unduwap.
Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake was the chief guest at the Annual Concert of the junior section of the Buddhist Ladies’ College, Colombo 07 held at the Nelum Pokuna theatre.
The High Commission of Pakistan in Sri Lanka is organizing a three-day highly colorful “Pakistan Food, Shopping and Cultural Festival with Painting & Photographic Exhibition” at Waters Edge Hotel from November 27-29, 2016.
Sri Lankan High Commission in Ottawa in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) and the Sri Lanka Tea Board participated at the International Tourism and Travel Show 2016 in Montreal.
Sri Lanka was the cynosure of all eyes at the 2016 edition of the World Travel Mart which took place from November 7-9 in London. Sri Lanka Tourism planned a major push at this leading global travel fair, highlighting key attractions exclusively designed for the British travel market.
Sri Lanka, one of the top two emerging hotel and resorts market in Asia, is to host the first Asia Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference (AHTIC) at the Hilton Colombo in Sri Lanka on 27 - 29 November 2016.