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Exposition of Sacred Buddha Hair Relics in Singapore to mark Vesak Festival 2019
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A special exposition of the Sacred Buddha Hair Relics received from Sri Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo, was held in Singapore.

 

The Sacred Relics was brought by Ven. Dr. Pallegama Rathanasara Thero to Singapore, first time out of Sri Lanka, for the exposition at the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple in Singapore to coincide with the Vesak Festival 2019.

 

Actg. High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to Singapore O.L. Ameer Ajwad received the Sacred Hair Relics, and handed over to the Chief incumbent of Buddha Tooth Relic Temple in Chinatown, Singapore where this special exposition of the sacred hair relics was taken place.

 

The exposition was held from 19 - 21 May 2019 and attracted a large number of Buddhist devotees in Singapore and around the world.

 

The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple in Singapore has been a key partner of Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo for most of its social projects carried out in Sri Lanka in the past few decades.

 

 

High Commission of Sri Lanka

Singapore

27 May 2019

 

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