PRES­I­DENT AT­TENDS OIL ANOINT­ING CER­E­MONY IN LON­DON

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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)

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