AMALGAMATION OF THE AMARAPURA AND RAMANNA NIKAYA TODAY

Friday, 16 August 2019 - 14:32

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An agreement to merge the Amarapura Nikaya and the Ramanna Nikaya is due to be signed today signaling a new chapter in the history of Buddhism in Sri Lanka.

The General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Amarapura Maha Sangha Sabhawa Ven. Prof. Pallekande Rathanasara Thero said that the agreement will be signed at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute this afternoon.

Accordingly, the Amarapura Nikaya and the Ramanna Nikaya will be known as the Sri Lanka Amarapura Ramana Saamagri Sangha Sabhawa according to the agreement.



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