The National Vap Magul Ceremony was held at Thissmaharamaya, Sandagirigoda Welyaya under the patronage of the President Maithripala Sirisena today (29). Prior to that the religious rituals were conducted at the Thissamaharama Raja Maha Viharaya with the participation of both, President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Mahinda rajapaksa.
Chief Incumbent of Thissamaharamaya Raja Maha Vihara, Ven. Dr. Dewalegama Dhammasena Nayaka Thero and the Mahasangha, blessed the President and the Prime Minister by chanting of Pirith.
Mr Chamal Rajapaksa and Mr Mahinda Amaraweera were also present at this event.