Crowds throng to Katharagama Kiriwehera sacred site by the thousands to witness Hiru Uththama Dhathu Wandana relic exposition

Sunday, 26 May 2013 - 19:24

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Thousands of devotees continue to arrive to witness the second day of the relic exposition which has been themed ‘Uththama Dathu Wandana’ at the Hiru Shakya Singhe Mangallaya which is being held at the Katharagama Kiriwehera sacred grounds.

 

A large crowd were witnessed yesterday as well, who arrived to pay their respects to the Kapilawasthu relics.

 

The relics were placed in a special cove built at the Katharagama Kiriwehera grounds by Chairman of the ABC Media Network Mr. Rayynor Silva.

 

Subsequently offerings were placed before the relics amidst the presence of the maha sangha & devotees.

 

According to our correspondents crowds in large numbers are still thronging to the site of the exposition.

 

Devotees who arrived at the location to witness the exposition explained the following views to our news team.

 

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