Starting from early in the morning a large
number of devotees visited the Sri
Saddatissa International Buddhist Centre
through out the New Year's day to take part
in religious activities and
receive blessings. Head of the Vihara Chief
Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain Most Ven.
Aggamaha Panditha Galayaye Piyadassi Nayaka
Thera and all the resident monks chanted
Seth Pirith hourly and in the evening a
special Bodhi Puja was held.
In an Anusasana Ven. Piyadassi Nayaka Thera thanked
every one who helped in various ways the
temple activities during the year. Bodhi
Puja was conducted by Ven. Galayaye
Puja was held by Aruna Shantha at the Sri
Vishnu Katharagama Devale adjoining the
Vhara to bless every one.
A String Hopper Dansala was arranged by a
group of young supporters.