Hiru Shradhabhivandana commences with the participation of hundreds and thousands of devotees at Seruwawila sacred site
Hiru Shradhabhivandana Poson ceremony organized by Hiru FM and Hiru TV of Asia Broadcasting Corporation commenced with the participation of hundreds and thousands of devotees at Seruwawila sacred site.
Hiru Shradhabhivandana is held at the Seruvavila Mangala Maha Viharaya where the Lalata Dhathu or sacred fore-head relic of the Buddha is deposited.
Hiru FM and Hiru TV, which constantly assist the nurture of Buddha Sasana would hold Hiru Shradhabhivandana Poson ceremony throughout the day at Mangala Maha Viharaya in Seruwavila by giving prominence to both offerings or amisa pooja and practicing of the Buddha’s teaching or prathi-paththi poojas.
Hiru Shradhabhivandana Poson ceremony would begin as religious rites including observing sil are performed beneath the Mangala Maha Chetiya where the sacred Lalata Dhathu has been enshrined.
Hiru Shradhabhivandana Poson ceremony is comprised of a series of events including Dhamma preaching and Dhamma discussions.
As in the past, this year too, several apprentices would be ordained under the Hiru Shradhabhivandana Poson ceremony.
Later, an alms giving ceremony would be held for 100 Bhikkus.
Hiru Shraddhabhi Vandana Poson ceremony is organized under the patronage of Asia Broadcasting Corporation Chairman Mr. Rayynor Silva.
At the same time, two huge stone Buddha statues would be offered for Seruvavila Mangala Maha Chetiya and an Adhistahna floral pooja with jasmine flowers would also be held with the patronage of Asia Broadcasting Corporation Chairman Mr.Rayynor Silva.