MR pays homage to the Jayashri Maha Bodhi

Thursday, 12 March 2015 - 9:01

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa worshipped the sacred Jayasree Maha Bodhi and obtained blessings yesterday.

During this pilgrimage the former President called on the Most Venerable Chief Incumbent Theros of the Atamasthana and the Ruwanwaeli saeaeya.

When the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the Anuradhapura town he was warmly received by people who had thronged there.

Our area correspondent said the former President had been engaged in a friendly conversation with the people assembled there.

Pix by Athula Bandara