Poson celebrated in Sweden
Sri Lankan's embassy in Sweden, for the first time in its history,
took measures to celebrate Poson by strengthening diplomatic ties with
the government of Sweden.
Stockholm town's Strandvagen Street, had been fully decorated for
Poson and both Amisa Pujas and Prathipaththi Pujas had also been
organized by the Sri Lankan embassy.
Under the guidance of Sri Lankan ambassador to Sweden, Oshadhee
Alahapperuma, Sri Lankan Buddhists in Sweden organized these religious
The religious activities were conducted by Chief Incumbent of
Stockholm Buddhist Centre, Ven Kirindigalle Dhammarathana and Ven
Marathugoda Pagnananda Theras.
Parliamentarians of Sweden's government, including Yunus Kwasteth and
many other Swedish people participated at the event.