The newly constructed Dharma Mandiraya and the two storeyed Sanghawasa at the Samadhi Buddhist Centre in Kotalawalapura, Ratmalana was bested with the Maha Sangha by President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday (07).
President Rajapaksa paid his last respects to well known businessman and Founder of Dasa Group of Companies late S.D.Gunadasa at his resident at Jawatta Road, Colombo on Monday (07). The President after paying his last respects extended his deepest sympathies to the family members.
One more phase of the ‘Api Wenuwen Api’ Ranaviru Housing Scheme that saw its birth as a conceptual notion of HE the President Mahinda Rajapaksa and Mr Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Secretary Defence and Urban Development, in another landmark project, vested 104 more new houses in War Heroes, resident in the North Central Province on today (05) during a mammoth ceremony, headed by President Mahinda Rajapaksa as the Chief Guest.
Those who condemn other religions and speak against other faiths are only bringing disgrace to their own religion President Mahinda Rajapaksa said while pointing out extremists bring no justice to any religion.
The people of all communities, irrespective of their religious or any other beliefs should join hands for the development of country. The support of all communities and religions are needed for the development of a country, said President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
The 69th Higher Ordination (Upasampada Pinkama) ceremony of the Sri Lanka Ramanna Maha Nikaya was held today (03) afternoon at the Matara Sanath Jayasuriya Esplanade under the patronage of Agga Maha Panditha the Most Ven. Napana Pemasiri Thera is the Mahanayake of the Sri Lanka Ramanna Maha Nikaya.