Sri Lankan New Year Celebrations at the Pittsburgh Buddhist Center

 

Sri Lankans and friends gathered at the Pittsburgh Buddhist Center on the 11th of April to celebrate the Sri Lankan New Year. The celebration involved many of the traditional games and activities that take place around the New Year. The devotees also enjoyed many traditional foods that are prepared around auspicious occasions.  Chief of the Vihara Ven. Pemaratana thero blessed the attendees for the New Year.

 

Video of the proceedings from Pittsburgh Post Gezette 

Last updated: Wednesday, April 21, 2010
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