MP R Duminda Silva renders support to uplift religious sites.-Video
Yet another phase of the ‘Daham Saviya’ programme of revamping places of worship of all religions took place yesterday coinciding with the Binara Full Moon Poya Day.
Under the ‘Daham Saviya’ programme financial assistance is provided for developing Buddhist Temples, Catholic churches, Hindu Kovils and Mosques.
While ‘Daham Saviya’ programme was implemented yesterday centering on three Buddhist temples, the first programme was carried out at the Gothotuwa Paramitha Sri Mahaa Bodhimalu Buddhist Temple.
On this occasion parliamentarian R. Duminda Silva offered a financial donation for the reconstruction of the Buddhist Temple.
Expressing his views on this occasion chief incumbent of the Gothotuwa Paaramithaa Sri Mahaa Bodhimalu Buddhist Temple, Venerable Aramasree Dhammathilaka Thero said these good acts ensured the future preservation of the Buddhist Dispensation.
Parliamentarian R. Duminda Silva made a financial donation for the reconstruction of the Hanwella Sri Vishuddharamaya Ubhayalokartha Damma School yesterday.
The Parliamentarian also provided lunch to devotees who observed ‘sil’.
The chief incumbent of the Sri Vishuddharama Buddhist Temple, Maradanmaduwey Vijayasiri Thero stated that MP R Duminda Silva renders a yeoman service to the shasanaya.
In addition, on the Binara full moon poya day yesterday Colombo District parliamentarian R. Duminda Silva also provided paint for painting the relic dome of the Hanwella Ancient Rajamahaa Buddhist Temple