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Traditional “Kap” Planting – Sri Dalada Maligawa.

The traditional “Kap” planting of historic Esala Pageant of Sri Dalada Maligawa was ceremonially held at the auspicious hour on 27th (Sunday) July 27th 2014.
This ceremonial occasion was represented by Hon.Diyawadana Nilame, Sri Dalada Maligawa and the ‘Basnayaka Nilames’ of the four Devales.
In obtaining a well and systematically prayed for branch of “Panasa” tree from North West the traditional “Kap” planting is done chiefly with the participation of Basnayake Nilames of the four Devales and other Nilames of the nearby Devales.

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Declaring open of the” Purification of Waste Water Project, Sri Dalada Maligawa.

The newly established Waste Water Purification Project with financial contribution from Nanyang Technological University Singapore and other assistance from University of Peradeniya, Water Supply and Drainage Board was ceremonially presented to Sri Dalada Maligawa in the morning hours of JULY 10TH 2014.

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Offering of the Sandalwood timber Carvings for “Gandha Kutiya” where the Sacred Tooth Relic is placed by His Excellency the President.

The Cubicle at the floor where the Sacred Tooth Relic is placed is offered with carvings on sandalwood timber.

The room where the Sacred Tooth Relic is placed was decorated with carvings on sandalwood timber and renovated with embedded gold and gems was offered to Maligawa on 10th July 2014 by His Excellency the President of the Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

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A workshop organized by Media and Special Projects Bureau of Sri Dalada Maligawa for the school children of Kandy

A workshop organized by Media and Special Projects Bureau of Sri Dalada Maligawa for the school children of Kandy city from 17th April 2014 to 20th April 2014 was held with the advise and guidance of Hon. Pradeep Nilanga Dela, Diayawadana Nilame of Sri Dalada Maligawa.

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Offering of "Wahalnaga" Gold Crown to the Temple of Malwatta Chapter.

A set of ornament (jewelry) together with "Wahalnaga" Gold Crown use for higher ordination ceremony was offered to be kept in custody of Most Venerable Tibbatuwawe Medankara Thero in charge of Thevawa of the Malwatta chapter of Siam Sec. by Phrapromethee Nayake Thero and other senior devotees of the highly revered committee of Thailand.

This occasion which was held at Maligawa premises was represented by Hon. Diyawadana Nilame and other distinguished representatives of both clergy and laymen.

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A special delegation from National Council of Bhutan headed by Chairman Sonam KInga arrived today (07th April 2014) at Sri Dalada Maligawa

A special delegation from National Council of Bhutan headed by Chairman Sonam KInga arrived today (07th April 2014) at Sri Dalada Maligawa and made their offerings to the Sacred Tooth Relic. Afterwards the delegation paid a visit to the World Buddhist Museum.

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