First death anniversary of Aranayaka landslide victims


A simple ceremony including Pinkama was held at the Hathgampala Maha Vidyalaya recently to mark the first death anniversary of the victims of the Aranayake Samasara Kanda landslide. Pinkama was organised by the Principal, staff and students attached to the school and relatives of the 127 dead.

Bangladesh National Day in Colombo


A simple ceremony was held at Kingsbury to mark the National Day of Bangladesh. Tourism Minister John Amaratunge was the Chief Guest and offered the toast.

Oil anointing ceremonies on New Year Day


Ceremonies of oil anointing at auspicious hours were held throughout the country by Buddhists on New Year Day. The religious observations were held according to age old customs.

International Yoga Day in Colombo


The International Day of Yoga- 2017 was held at Independence square Arcade recently under the auspices of Indian Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Colombo in collaboration with World Health Organization.






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