President Maithripala Sirisena has stated that the government of Sri Lanka is totally committed to reconciliation process to establish lasting peace. That would definitely prevent occurance of another war in… Read More
Trustee of the Colombo Saiva Munnetra Sangam and Vice President of the All Ceylon Hindu Congress Vidaikody Chelvar Sinnadurai Dhanabalaa has observed that Thirupananthal Aatheena Associate Head Srimath Suntharamoorthy Thampiran Swamigal who has attained Samathy had contributed for the preservation of the age old customs of Saivaism in its purest form.
The Ther festival of the sacred Thanthontry Eswarar Koil in Kokatticholai in Batticaloa was held recently. Two colourful chariots were drawn during the ceremony. Hundreds of devotees participated. The religious ceremony was performed by the temple priest Sri Satchithanantha Kurukal.
- By S.Kathiravan
Brammakumari Professor Janci Ranee, a scholar from India, visited Trincomalee and held religious discourses and Rakki ceremony at the Brammakumari Centre in Orr’s Hill and at the Eastern Province Cultural Hall recently. A number of devotees participated.
All Ceylon Hindu Congress in collaboration with several Hindu organizations and Trustees of Tamples accorded a welcome to the Bodhinatha Veylan Swamigal, Head of Hawai Saiva Atheenam in the USA recently at the Bambalapitiya Saraswathy Hall.
- By S.Kathiravan
The kumbaabishekam of the Patham Kurichi Sri Murugan Koil- Kottilan- was held recently. Hundreds of Murugan devotees participated with devotion.
Sri Lanka Muslim Congress Leader Minister Rauff Hakeem relaxes with animals in his free time. He quipped that he had a glimpse of his good old days growing up in the hills. He added that he was reminded of John Milton’s Paradise Lost and Regained in God’s Happy Valley.