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Presentation of Book “Sri Dalada Harasaraniya” to Dalada Maligawa

One day in the past a book containing full historic explanation and cultural attitudes and connections with regard to the sacred tooth relic, Sri Dalada Maligawa , present day prevailing cultural designs and status of the Maligawa as a world heritage and embodying philosophical thinking on Maligawa has been prepared by a team of eminent scholars of the university of Peradeniya Rev. Prof. Haguranketha Dheerananda, head of history department , Prof. H.M.R.D Herath department of sociology, assisted and supervised by Mr.

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Portable water for people undergoing immense difficulties due to severe drought.

Due to severe drought prevalent in some areas in the island, the people living in these dry zone areas are undergoing grave difficulties as a result of inability to do any cultivation and specially of not having pure drinking water for day to day needs. Among these areas or villages Kebithigollewa, Tittagonewa, Padaviya and Anuradhapura are the most affected. As a result of this predicament, with the direct participation and benevolence and guidance of Most Venerable Mahanayaka Theros of Malwatta and Asgriya Chapters and with the yeoman Hon.

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Offering of an Electric Generator to provide Electric power to the entire Maligawa premises.

Offering of an Electric Generator to provide Electric power to the entire Maligawa premises.

With the kind request and advice of both Maha Nayaka Theros of Malwatu and Asgiriya Chapters and
Hon.Pradeep Nilanga Dela , Diyawadana Nilame of Sri Dalada Maligawa an electric generator was
Offered to Sri Dalada Maligawa by General Manager, Sri Lanka Electricity Board on 02.08.2014 (today) for electrification of the entire premises of Sri Dalada Maligawa premises.

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Traditional “Kap” Planting – Sri Dalada Maligawa.

The traditional “Kap” planting of historic Esala Pageant of Sri Dalada Maligawa was ceremonially held at the auspicious hour on 27th (Sunday) July 27th 2014.
This ceremonial occasion was represented by Hon.Diyawadana Nilame, Sri Dalada Maligawa and the ‘Basnayaka Nilames’ of the four Devales.
In obtaining a well and systematically prayed for branch of “Panasa” tree from North West the traditional “Kap” planting is done chiefly with the participation of Basnayake Nilames of the four Devales and other Nilames of the nearby Devales.

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Declaring open of the” Purification of Waste Water Project, Sri Dalada Maligawa.

The newly established Waste Water Purification Project with financial contribution from Nanyang Technological University Singapore and other assistance from University of Peradeniya, Water Supply and Drainage Board was ceremonially presented to Sri Dalada Maligawa in the morning hours of JULY 10TH 2014.

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Offering of the Sandalwood timber Carvings for “Gandha Kutiya” where the Sacred Tooth Relic is placed by His Excellency the President.

The Cubicle at the floor where the Sacred Tooth Relic is placed is offered with carvings on sandalwood timber.

The room where the Sacred Tooth Relic is placed was decorated with carvings on sandalwood timber and renovated with embedded gold and gems was offered to Maligawa on 10th July 2014 by His Excellency the President of the Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

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A workshop organized by Media and Special Projects Bureau of Sri Dalada Maligawa for the school children of Kandy

A workshop organized by Media and Special Projects Bureau of Sri Dalada Maligawa for the school children of Kandy city from 17th April 2014 to 20th April 2014 was held with the advise and guidance of Hon. Pradeep Nilanga Dela, Diayawadana Nilame of Sri Dalada Maligawa.

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