President Sirisena attends event at historic Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya

President Sirisena attends event at historic Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya

President Sirisena attends event at historic Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya

Written by Staff Writer

07 Aug, 2016 | 8:32 pm

A religious ceremony, under the auspices of President Maithripala Sirisena, to mark the lighting up of the historic Gal Viharaya in Polonnaruwa, was held on the evening of Saturday, August 6 .

A number of other religious activities had been organised at the twelve sacred places of worship or the Solosmasthana, in line with the event.A CD comprising a song written by Dr Praneeth Abeyasundara on the beauty of the city of Polonnaruwa and a book, were gifted to the President by the Çhief Incumbent of the Solosmasthana Ven Vendaruwe Upali Thero.

The President also distributed equipment to Pirivenas in the Polonnaruwa district.

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