PRESIDENT ATTENDS OIL ANOINTING CEREMONY IN LONDON
President Maithripala Sirisena who arrived in London on Monday to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018, took part in the Oil Anointing Ceremony held at the London Buddhist Vihara.
The Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain and the Chief Incumbent of the London Buddhist Vihara, Venerable Bogoda Seelawimala Nayaka Thera invoked blessings on the President and the delegation.
Afterwards, the President took part in the religious observances held at the Temple. He met with the Sri Lankans who were at the Vihara and extended wishes for the new year.
Minister Nimal Siripala De Silva was also present at the event along with the Sri Lankan delegation. (Courtesy: President’s Media Division)