Hiru Abhivandana; Special Binara Poya programme at Mahiyangana Rajamaha Viharaya [photos]

Friday, 16 September 2016 - 10:07

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Binara Pasalosvaka Poya, that falls today, signifies the day Bhikkhuni Sasana was founded.

Buddhist history shows that Maha Prajapati Gotami was the first Bhikkuni in Buddha Sasana and she entered the Order with 500 princesses on this special day.

Hiru Abhivandana is taking place at the Mahiyangana Rajamaha Viharaya to commemorate this day. It is telecasted live from the venue..