Lankadeepa Aloka Pooja lights up Thanthirimale

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The 14th Thanthirimale Poson Aloka Pooja organised by Wijeya Newspapers Limited and the Lankadeepa Newspaper was illuminated by Parliament Reforms and Land Minister Gayantha Karunathilake, Rural Affairs Minister P. Harrison, State Defence Minister Ruwan Wijewardene along with Thanthirimale Raja Maha Vihara Chief Incumbent Thanthirimale Chandarathana Thera. 
Pic by Pradeep Pathirana     
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By Bigun Menaka Gamage   
The Thanthirimale Raja Maha Vihara precincts was filled with devotees who visited the temple on Poson Poya Day to take part in the “Lankadeepa Poson Aloka Pooja” organised annually by Wijeya Newspapers Limited together with the “Lankadeepa” that was held for the 14th time yesterday (8).   

 

Devotees, who thronged the historic temple, were administered ‘Ata Sil’ by the Chief Incumbent of the Thanthirimale Raja Maha Viharaya, Chief Vice Sanganayake in charge of the North and East, Venerable Thanthirimale Chandarathana Thera at the Sacred Bodhiya.     

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