Hirunews Logo
Video%3A+A+bundle+of+serviettes+imprinted+with+a+Buddha+statue+discovered+in+a+shrine+in+the+Navagamuwa+Paththini+Devalaya
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 - 19:34
Video: A bundle of serviettes imprinted with a Buddha statue discovered in a shrine in the Navagamuwa Paththini Devalaya
34

Shares
4,101

Views
A stack of paper serviettes containing pictures insulting to Lord Buddha were found on an offering table in the shrine room of the Nawagamuwa Paththini Dewalaya.

Speaking to our news team the chief custodian of the dewalaya Maralanda Bandara stated that an individual cleaning the offering table had found the stack of paper serviettes.

The paper serviettes manufactured by a firm in Germany named IHR Ideal Home Range contains 4 images insulting Lord Buddha.

On several previous occasions such items were found in Sri Lanka.

Former Advisor of the Ministry of Buddhasasana and Religious Affairs Ashoka Menikgoda who is a collector of such items stated that the laws in Sri Lanka regarding such incidents are not sufficient.


 

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
694 Views
1,123 Views
2,283 Views
1,788 Views
10,236 Views
44,646 Views
Top