The foundation stone laying ceremony at Sri Dharmaloka Pirivena, Kandy.

The foundation stone laying ceremony of the proposed newly administrative and Bikku’s hostel building of Sri Dharmaloka Pirivena, Niyangoda, Kumburegama, Kandy was held on October 23, 2015.

The newly two-storied building concept & fully sponsorship by the Chief Prelate of the Aththanagalla Sri Arahantha Rajamaha Viharaya, Houston Buddhist Temple - America, Buddhist Temple - Taiwan and the Secretary of the Los Angeles Buddhist Temple - America, the Chief High Prelate of the Seenadi Sivu Korale Chapter, Most Venerable Dr. Pannila Sri Ananda Thero.

The estimated budget of this two-storied building is 13,200,000 Sri Lankan rupees and the purpose of this building build that more comfortable Buddhist studies for Piriven Bikkhu’s. The foundation stone was laid by the Most Venerable Dr. Pannila Sri Ananda Thero that the auspicious time of the day 10.03 a.m. Sri Dharmaloka Maha Pirivena is a Buddhist monastic college for samanera bhikkus in Sri Lanka. The mission of this Pirivena is making a complete Bhikkhu to the society. Sri Dharmaloka Pirivena was awarded Emerging pirivena of Sri Lanka in year 2010 and 100% results for the Oriental language exam in year 2013 with all Island 3rd place.

Maha Sangha presided by Most Venerable Sri Medananda Thero, the Chief Prelate of the Sri Dharmaloka Pirivena, Piriven Theros and other Invitees were among those participated for this grand Buddhist ceremony at the Sri Dharmaloka Pirivena premises.


30 January 2016


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