Hirunews Logo
Religious+ceremonies+across+the+countries+for+Christmas
Monday, 24 December 2012 - 19:50
Religious ceremonies across the countries for Christmas
17

Shares
2,090

Views

Christmas which ushers in the birth of Christ will dawn at midnight today & will be celebrated the world over by devotees with fervent religious zeal.

Special prayer services have been organised at churches the island over, while the principal mass would be presided over by Archbishop of Colombo his Eminence Dr. Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith, at the Kalamulla church in Kaluthara.

According to the Episcopal Vicar Colombo Southern Region, Reverend Father Cyril Gamini Fernando, the spirit of Christmas this year would be celebrated collectively with devotees affected by the recent inclement weather.

Moreover the Department of Excise states that liquor outlets island wide would be closed tomorrow in views of Christmas.

According to excise officials strict legal action would be implemented against Individuals who act in contravention of tomorrow's order.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Petroleum strike further continues
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 - 21:15
The Distribution of fuel has been negatively impacted, due to the ongoing strike which was launched at midnight, protesting against three issues including... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
489 Views
8,016 Views
4,444 Views
1,720 Views
12 Views
2,592 Views
Top