Some reflections on Freedom Day
Sri Lanka celebrated its 61st Independence day
with much pomp and pageantry at the Galle Face Green on February 4
under the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Amnesty International forgets suicide bombers kill people
The Secretariat for Coordinating the Peace
Process in Sri Lanka regrets the disregard shown for human life in
the press release issued by Amnesty International regarding the
suicide bombing that took the lives of 28 Sri Lankans.
Pride of place for Lanka-Thai religious ties
I wish to express my deep appreciation, on
behalf of Buddhists in Sri Lanka, for the noble gift of 222
Dhammakaya Buddha images, last year, for distribution to temples in
Sri Lanka, by the Most Venerable Phrarajabhavanavisudhi, President
of Dhammakaya Foundation, last year.