Kathina Wasthra pooja of Parama Dhamma Chetiyain this year to be held on 08th of October withthe advice and guidance of Chief Incumbent Rev.Dr. Maitipe Wimalasara Nayaka Thera. Chief Benefactor of Kathina Pinkamathis year is Mr Seeladasa Soysa and Mrs Vineetha Soysaof Hena Road, Mount Lavinia.
The Program of this meritorious event is as follows;
02nd Oct. Mon 4 30pm: Gilanpasa procession to leave from Mrs Surangi Cooray’s home, Pirivena Road.
03rd Oct.Tue 4 30pm: Gilanpasa procession to leave from Mrs Shamini Bastian’s home(Mount City) , Galle Road.
04thOct.Wed 4.30pm: Gilanpasa procession to leave from Mrs Jayanthi Gunathilake’s home, Athula Mawatha.
05th Oct Thu : Wap Poya program
06th Oct Fri 6 00pm: Inauguration of renovated Sangharama, First Gilanpasa offering at Sangharama and Seth Pirith chanting by Mahasangha.
07th Oct Sat 3 00 pm: The procession carrying Kathina Wasthrato leave the house of main benefactor Mr Seeladasa Soysa Hena Road.
08th Oct Sun 6 00 am: Mr & Mrs Soysa and family members will handover the Kathina Wasthra to Maha Sangha of the temple and stitching of the Kathina Cheevara to commence.
At 10.30 am: Kathina Cheevara Pooja to Maha sangha followed by alms giving
At 6 pm: Gilanpasa Sambuddha Pooja followed by Gilanpasa Pooja for Maha Sangha.
At 7.30 pm :Kathinanisansa Dharma sermon by Mahanayaka of Amarapura Maha Sanghasabha Most Rev. Kotugoda Dhammawasa Thera,Chief Incumbent Dharmapalarama, Mount Lavinia
Chief Incumbent Rev.Dr. Maitipe Wimalasara Nayaka Thera and Maha Sangha of the temple with all the organisations of Dayaka/Daika invite all residents of the area and well wishers toparticipate these once a year meritorious eventsand obtain the blessings of the Triple Gems to realise the ultimate objective of achieving Nibbana.