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POSTED AT 10:57 AM 24-04-2017

Vesak celebrations at Kegalle

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This year, the Vesak week celebrations will be held at the Wattarama Temple in Kegalle, from 7th to 12th May. The Government is making preparations at the Temple currently.  

The main rituals and offerings will be conducted on 9th May.

Clergy from the Siam Nikaya, President Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, and local and foreign elites will be participating in the ceremonies on 9th May.

It is also believed that a number of programs centered around the temple will occur during the Vesak week.