President offers alms to Maha Sangha on Pindapatha Charika

May 19, Colombo: Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa today offered alms and robes to more than five hundred members Buddhist monks who were on a traditional alms begging walk ‘Pindapatha Charika’ from Gangaramaya temple to Temple Trees to commemorate the 2600th Sambuddhathva Jayanthi anniversary.

Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga and the Defense Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa also participated in this act of merit.

(Photos by Sudath Silva)

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