The book titled ‘ A Compendium for Hindus’, was released at a ceremony held in Colombo on Sunday to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of the All Ceylon Hindu Congress.
The event organized by the All Ceylon Hindu Congress commenced with the hoisting of the Nanthy Flag by Thavathiru Sundaramoorthy Thambiran Swamigal, Joint Head of the Kasi Thirumadam, Thirupananthal, who delivered the special valediction address.
Anmeega Sudar Rishi Thondunathan Swamigal delivered a religious discourse on ‘Foresight of Thavathiru Yogar Swamigal’.
All Ceylon Hindu Congress President Kandiah Neelakandan delivered the presidential address. Vice President Vidaikodichelvar Dr. Sinnadurai Dhanabalaa delivered the welcome address. General Secretary of ACHC Dr. Muthiah Kathirgamanathan proposed the vote of thanks.
Chief Minister of the Northern Province Justice Wigneswaran was the Chief Guest. Chairman of the ACHC Board of Trustees Manithaneya Mamani V.Kailasapillai and his wife Abirami Kailasapillai lit the traditional oil lamp. Senchotchelvar Saivagnanabanu Dr.Aru. Thirumurugan made a speech on ‘ Let us take our Service all over the world’.
Western Province Governor Logeshwaran, M.Kanapathypillai, Shanthi Navukarasan, Thilaka Wijeyaratnam, who compiled the book, and others participated.