Kandy Esala Perahera 2014 Live Webcast

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  • Posted on: 20 July 2014
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The historical Kandy Esala Procession and festival is a revered event in the Buddhist calendar organized by Sri Dalada Maligawa-Kandy. The Procession, called “Dalada Perehera” was begun in the 10th Century AD by King Kithsiri Mewan to honor the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha.

For centuries thousands of honourable men and women have devoted their entire lives to safeguard the unique traditions of Srilanka through the Dalada Perehera. As their lifelong efforts finally come to life in the beautiful hill capital of Sri Lanka. In this year Sri Dalada Maligawa proudly presents an iconic reflection of Srilankan culture and heritage with a proud legacy of over seventeen centuries- the Esala Perehera through Full HD Live webcast.