52nd Asirimath (Radiant) Annual Patthana Dharma Recitation Ceremony will be held at the “Rathanaagaraya” At Jaya Shree Maha Bodhiya in Anuradhapura on 19th, 20th and 21st of June with much respect and gratitude to Dhamma.
In the fourth week, Buddha sat inside a beautiful jewelled chamber thus created as a result of his highly purified MIND and meditated on what was later known as the “Detailed Teaching” – Patthana Dharmaya (Abhidhamma). His mind and body were so purified that six coloured rays came out of his body — Blue from Hair, Yellow Phlematic fluidity, Red from Blood, White from Bones, Orange from the Skin and a mixture of these five called RADIANCE (“Pabhassara” )..
***Seela, Bhawana programme will be held on 14th May to mark the Birth of Prince Gauthama Siddhartha, the Enlightenment of Samma SamBuddha and the Parinirvana (Passing Away) of Lord
The Ven. Theros observe a 3-month long Vas Period (Rains Retreat) in acceptance of a special invitation by Dayakas, terminates with the Vap Full Moon Day. And with the “Cheevara Month” approaching in Novenmber the “Kathina Pinkama”- Offering of “Kathina Cheevara” to Maha Sangha in high esteem by Devotees & Dayakas, ends this much respected Event which is very Important to both the Ven. Monks and Dayakas (Devotees).
To mark this very special important Event, An All-Night Pirith recitation on 26th Oct. and offering of Noon-Meals to Ven. Maha Sangha on 27th Oct. by Dayakas will take place with much respect and in high esteem.
Pinkama to Invoke Blessings to devotees for the New Year 2013