Vesak celebration at Liverpool Sri Sambuddha Viharaya, 2018

Press Release

Sri Sambuddha viharaya had organised a series of meritorious deeds to celebrate Vesak on a grand scale on the 28th and 29th of April 2018 under the guidance of Chief incumbent, most venerable ,Keppetiyagoda Gunawansa nayaka thero. The celebration was started on 28th at 06:00 p.m with Buddha vandana and also children’s vesak lantern was at 06:45 p.m. The most impressed revolving vesak lantern with 50 small vesak lanterns was displayed from 07:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m with a big gathering who came from various parts of U.K. Vesak dansala was opened from 08:00 p.m to the end of programme.

Vesak spiritual programme was held on 29th of April from 08:00 a.m to 05:00 p.m and then Buddha vandana was held from 06:00 p.m to 07:00 p.m. The vesak revolving lantern was displayed on this day as well with a big gathering from 07:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m. Vesal dansala was opened on 29th as well for the second day. The whole celebration was very successful with a big gathering.