All Night Pirith and Alms Giving Ceremony of the Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya
All Night Pirith Ceremony of the Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya was held on Saturday 20th October 2018, followed by the Alms Giving on Sunday 21st October 2018 at the Ground Floor of the Pre-clinical Block of the Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya.
This was organized by the Department of Anatomy along with the academic and non-academic staff, Medical Faculty Buddhist Brotherhood Association and the Medical Faculty Students’ Union with the blessing of the Dean, Faculty of Medicine in order to commemorate and thank the donors who have donated their dead bodies for the benefit of medical education. Furthermore, the past staff members and the students were commemorated and the Faculty and the University were blessed.
Venerable Maha Sangha from the University Temple and Sri Subodharama International Buddhist Centre, Peradeniya headed by the Chief Prelate of the University Temple: Venerable Professor Bamunugama Shanthawimala Nayaka Thero graced the occasion.
The boulevard starting from Galaha Junction and the Faculty premises were decorated in a charming manner. The Pirith Manadapaya was the most eye-catching icon of the event.
The Organizing Committee wishes to forward their sincere gratitude to all who contributed for the success of this blissful event.