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Buddha Rashmi National Vesak Festival- 21-25 May 2016

In view of celebrating the Vesak festival in May this year, the Gangaramaya Temple togehter with the Hon. Prime Minister's Office is organising a " Buddha Rashmi National Vesak Festival-2016" to be held from 21st to 25th May 2016 at the Gangarama Temple, Temple Trees, The Beira Lake Roundabout and surrounding ares in Colombo.

The Buddha Rashmi National Vesak Festival would consist of Vesak exhibitions and competition, Vesak artwork, lanterns, etc by school children, special Vesak ornamentation to be displayed by Beira Lake, Vesak Bhakthi Geetha, Vesak epic theatre/ ballet, street dramas, puppet shows and Vesak Pandols and Dansal, Sacred Relics of the Lord Buddha will aslo be exhibited at Temple Trees during the festival.