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Sri Ratana Buddhist Vihara Celebrates Vesak


Venerable Bogolle Sumana Thero, Chief Abbot (Viharadipathi) of Sri Ratana International Buddhist Center in Anaheim California addressed a large number of devotees present at the Vesak celebration May 28, 2016.

Highlight of the evening - children of the Daham Pasala singing bakthi gee. 
A section of the long line of devotees sharing merits during the Bodhi Puja
Participating in the celebrations L-R: Dr. Sarath Gunatilleke, Mrs. Aesha Jayasinghe, Dr. Walter Jayasinghe, and Consul General Ms. Swarna Gunaratne.  Chief Abbot Ven. Bogalle Sumana Thero in his address thanked Dr. Jayasinghe for his generous financial support of Sri Ratana Vihara.
This young couple was among the many worshippers offering ata pirikara.
Traditional Vesak decorations light up the night sky outside the temple.

Sri Ratana International Buddhist Center is located at:
2785 W Lincoln Ave,
Anaheim, CA 92801
Telephone: (714) 821-8576

Website link: Sri Ratana