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Katina Celebration at Sri Sambuddha Viharaya in Liverpool

Annual Katina ceremony of Liverpool Sri Sambuddha viharaya was held  with the participation of Most Venerable. Keppetiyagoda Gunawansa Nayaka Thero and other monks from various temples

Inter Faith 2018 at London Buddhist Vihara

The event brought together many dignitaries and representatives from several religions. This year’s theme was “ Reflections on Peace & Reconciliation in Society”.

Sri Lanka Tourism launches its new brand identity ‘So Sri Lanka’

at a gala event at the Grosvenor House London Ballroom, coinciding with the World Travel Market (WTM) 2018

Kathina Ceremony - 2018 at Jethavana Buddhist Vihara, Birmingham

Offering of Annual Kathina Robe was held with the participation of venerable monks from several temples in the U.K and Sri Lanka with a great gathering of devotees 

London Thames Buddhist Vihara - Annual Kathina Ceremony

This was the 36th consecutive Kathina Ceremony or Community Day (Sangha Day) Celebration held by Thames Buddhist Vihara Community.

KINGS of 70s Unplugged Live in Concert with Marians in London

Marians, under the leadership of Nalin Perera was established as a musical band in 1988 and now winning the hearts of millions both locally and globally

"කැළණි පාලම" කෘතහස්ත නලුව අත්‍යාලංකාරයෙන්

ලන්ඩන් තේම්ස් විහාර පින් කෙත යලිදු අස්වද්දන්නට ඉඩ හසර සලසාලමින්

The High Commission of Sri Lanka Hosts Investment Forum in London

The High Commission of Sri Lanka in the UK along with the British High Commission in Colombo facilitated an investment promotion event

16th Death Anniversary of late Parakrama Ranasinghe, former President of the SLFP UK and Europe Branch

his family and friends organised a special Sangika Dana at the Sri Saddatissa International Buddhist Centre in Kingsbury

ජාතික ආණ්ඩුව - යහපාලනය සහ ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ ආනාගතය - සම්මන්ත්‍රණය ලන්ඩන් නුවරදී

This public seminar organised by Sri Lanka Joint People Front UK at SATTAVIS Patidor Centre in Wembley.

Ethera Api UK Branch hosted Sri Lankan Day 2018

In attendance were the Mayors and Representative from Sri Lanka High commission, religious leaders,Commuty representatives

Founder's Day at London Buddhist Vihara

Under the able guidance of the Head of the Vihara and the Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain Most Ven. Bogoda Seelawimala Nayaka Thero.

Leeds Buddhist Vihara – Vas Aradhana 2018

on the day after the Esala full moon poya on July 27th.

2018 Vas Aradhana - Athula Dassana International Buddhist Vihara

was performed on 20th July 2018, on the Esala Full Moon Poya Day

Sampath Bank Hosts Investor Forum in London

Sampath Bank hosted preeminent members of the Sri Lankan expatriate community working and living in the UK

Sampath Bank Partners with Festival of Cricket 2018

Sampath Bank seeks to engage with and add value to Sri Lankans around the world

Bathiya & Santhush Live in London

Bathiya & Santhush performed live at Festival of Cricket 2018 organised by UK School PPA associations 

Festival of Cricket 2018 in London

This annual event organised by the Sri Lankan OBA's in the UK and no doubt the biggest Sri Lankan Carnival in the UK

36th Anniversary Celebration, Thames Buddhist Vihara - London

This special event were organised under the patronage of Ven. Phalagama Somarathana Nayake Thero.

The Best Literary Evening in London - සිංහල කාව්‍ය සන්ධ්‍යාව

organized by London Nuwara Kavi Samajaya lead by journalist, Daya Ranasinghe and lawyer & writer - Anura Hegoda

APSL hosts ‘Ask the Professionals’ discussion at SLHC

The invited speakers for this particular event were Mr Kushil Gunasekera and Dr Pujitha Silva - Bio medical engineer

JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayaka in UK

The seminars in UK organized by the JVP committee of the UK in various places including London Wembley & Birmingham

Redbridge Buddhist Cultural Centre Poson Celebrations

held on Saturday 24th June 2018, at Vihara premises, Ilford, Essex

The 14th AGM of the Association of Professional Sri Lankans in the UK

Various policy and planning matters related to proposed projects and events, were discussed and agreed during these meetings.

Dilini Seneviratne wins the Yuva Nritya Ratna Award

Yuva Nritya Ratna Award at The National Indian Arts Awards for promoting Sri Lankan Kandyan dancing in the UK

New Buddhist Temple established in Stoke on Trent

A branch of "The Midlands International Buddhist Association in the United Kingdom"

Ordination of Sister Khema at Kingsbury Temple

Sri Lankan born Australian national, Mrs. Ransili Premaratne, with the blessings of her family and friends, became Sister Khema

Bodhi Puja to Bless Ven.Piyadassi Nayaka Thero

Resident monks and devotees of Sri Saddatissa International Buddhist Centre in North London organised a special Bodhi Puja

Festival of Cricket (FOC) 2018 Launching Ceremony

at the Sri Lankan High Commission in Hyde Park Gardens in London

Kingsbury Buddhist Temple Felicitates New Lady Mayor

Most Ven. Galayaye Piyadassi Thero organised a ceremony to felicitate the newly elected The Worshipful Mayor

අතිපූජ්‍ය දරණාගම කුසලධම්ම මාහිමිපාණන්ේගේ අනුස්මරණය

තෙමස් පූර්ණ අනුස්මරණය නිමිත්තෙන් පින් අනුමෝදන් කරමින් ලන්ඩනයේ ශ්‍රී සම්බෝධි භාවනා මධ්‍යස්ථායේ

All Night Chanting Ceremony at Jethavana Buddhist Vihara, Birmingham

organised by Most Ven. Keppetiyagoda Gunawansa Maha Thera and residents monks and devotees of the temple

Religious ceremony in memory of TV personality Hema Nalin Karunarathne

at the London Buddhist Vihara in memory of the late TV personality, Hema Nalin Karunarathne

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පූජ්‍ය ගලිගමුවේ ඤාණාදීප ස්වාමින්ද්‍රයන් වහන්සේ විසින් පවත්වනු ලබන සුමධුර සද්ධර්ම දේශණා මාලාවක්
10th - 19th November 2018


North London Abhayarama Meditation Centre Katina Ceremony 2018
16th - 18th November 2018


JVP November Heroes' Commemoration in London
17th November 2018


Redbridge Buddhist Vihara Katina Ceremony
18th November 2018


Sinhala Mass in London
18th November 2018


Mahamevnawa Asapuwa Poya  Programme
22nd November 2018


London Buddhist Vihara Fund Raising Dinner
24th November 2018


La Bamba Nite 2018
24th November 2018


Mahamevnawa Sil Programme - Hounslow
25th November 2018


Cambridge Buddhist Vihara Katina Ceremony 2018
17th November 2018


සරසරප Sinhala Film in London
18th November 2018


SPM OGA Dinner Dance in London
18th November 2018


Burning Birds දැවෙන විහඟුන් Sinhala Film in London
25th November 2018


කඳූල - with Brother Charles
25th November 2018


Mahamevnawa Sil Programme - Hounslow
25th November 2018


Annual Charity Dinner Dance in London by Child Lanka
1st December 2018


Vision Night 2018 in London
14th December 2018

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