Final Kandy and Katharagama perehara today.

Tuesday, 20 August 2013 - 8:23



The final Perahera of the Ruhunu Kataragama Maha Devalaya will be held today.


The fire walking at the Kataragama Maha Devalaya premises and the 12th Perahera were held on August 18th.


According to the Basnayaka Nilame about 50 thousand devotees arrived on Pada-Yathra at Kataragama Sylvan Shrine from the North and East.


The first perahera was held on August 7th.


The Esala festival will come to an end with the water cutting ceremony at Menik ganga tomorrow.