State Katina festival takes place at Somawathi temple

State Katina festival takes place at Somawathi temple

State Katina festival takes place at Somawathi temple

The state Katina festival took place today at the Somawathi sacred area in Polonnaruwa under the auspices of His excellency president Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

It was the first time after the reign of King Parakramabahu the Second that the occasion was sponsored by the state, says the President’s Media Unit(PMD).

H.E. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa called on chief incumbent of Somawathi temple Ven. Pahamune Sri Sumangala Thera and obtained his blessings.

The Katina Cheevaraya, which was brought by state minister Mr. Dayasiri Jayasekara in a procession, was offered by the president Gotabaya to the Maha Sangha.

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State Katina festival takes place at Somawathi temple

The state Katina festival took place today at the Somawathi sacred area in Polonnaruwa under the auspices of His excellency president Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

It was the first time after the reign of King Parakramabahu the Second that the occasion was sponsored by the state, says the President’s Media Unit(PMD).

H.E. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa called on chief incumbent of Somawathi temple Ven. Pahamune Sri Sumangala Thera and obtained his blessings.

The Katina Cheevaraya, which was brought by state minister Mr. Dayasiri Jayasekara in a procession, was offered by the president Gotabaya to the Maha Sangha.

See more articles – https://21newslk.com/2020/11/07/government-introduces-guidelines-for-coronavirus-alert-levels/

” If COVID-19 is spreading in your community, stay safe by taking some ” simple precautions, such as physical distancing, wearing a mask, keeping rooms well ventilated, avoiding crowds, cleaning your hands, and coughing into a bent elbow or tissue. Check local advice where you live and work. Do it all! “

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