MP R Duminda Silva hands over financial donations to 3 temples under the Daham Saviya programme
Yet another phase of the series of the Daham Saviya programme of reconstruction Places of Religious Worship carried out according to a concept of Colombo District MP R. Duminda Silva, was implemented yesterday in view of the Poson Full Moon Poya Day.
The Daham Saviya programme aspires to provide financial assistance for developing Buddhist Temples, Catholic churches, Hindu Kovils and Muslim Mosques.
Accordingly financial donations were given to three Buddhist Temples yesterday.
The presenting of the first of these donations was held at the Malabe Visakha Buddhist Monastery.
Visiting the monastery Colombo District MP R. Duminda Silva toured the monastery after participating in religious rites there.
Subsequently the MP presented a financial assistance for the reconstruction of the monastery.
The second Daham Saviya programme was held at the Mulleriyaava North new town Kaltuvaa-0vatta Ancient Buddhist Temple.
Arriving at the Ancient Galahitiyaava Buddhist Temple at the Mulleriyaava New Town, the MP also looked into the requirements of the Buddhist Temple.
Subsequently Colombo District MP R. Duminda Silva offered financial assistance.
Ancient Galahitiyaava Buddhist Temple Chief Incumbent Venerable Polwatte Paramaananda Thero expressing his views on the occasion stated that MP R Duminda Silva rendered a yeomen service to nurture the Shasanaya.