SLRC Christmas programmes
The Christmas message from Pope Benedict the XVI will be telecast at
6.30 p.m. on Christmas Day.
Christmas teledrama: The National Television will telecast a
Christmas teledrama on Monday, December 24 at 10.30 p.m. It is a product
of the National Christian Council in collaboration with National
Television. Richard Weerakody, Mercy Edirisinghe and Bertie Susiripala
play the main roles.
MidNight Mass: The Christmas Night Holy Mass will be telecast live
from St.Mary's Church, Pilapitiya on December 24 at 11.30 p.m. to 1.00
a.m.. His Lordship Rt. Rev. Dr. Marius Peiris, the Auxiliary Bishop of
Archdiocese of Colombo will be the chief celebrant.
Christmas Messages: Christian Pastors representing all Christian
denominations coming under the banner of National Christian Council will
release Christmas messages via National Television on December 25 at
6.25 a.m.; 6.55 a.m.; 7.55 a.m. and 11.55 a.m.
A film on Child Jesus: A children's film 'Child Called Jesus' will be
telecast on December 24 at 12.15 p.m.
Christmas Carols: Carols to mark Christmas 2007 will be sung by the
staff members of the Sri Lanka Telecom on Christmas day at 2.05 p.m..
Teledrama: Reputed vocalists (both men and women) will present "Geetha
Naththala" at 3.05 p.m.
Discussion: There will be two panel discussions on the meaning of
Christmas at 2.30 p.m. and 5.05 p.m. respectively on Christmas day.
Methodist Church: National Television will telecast-live Christmas
day Christian Holy Mass at 4.05 p.m. from the Methodist Church at
Teledrama: 'Upadinna Idadenna', a tele drama directed by Vijitha
Manjula Sinhapruthuvi will be telecast at 9.30 p.m. on Christmas day.
The drama on a script by Richard Maanamudali, includes Athula Pathirana,
Anjula Rajapakse, Edward Gunawardene, Daya Alwis, Ratna Sumanapala and
Teledrama: 'Medona Watha' a teledrama directed by Lucian
Bulathsinhala will be telecast at 10.30 p.m. on Christmas day.