Annual Katina Ceremony at the Oslo Buddhist Vihara -19.10.2019


The annual “Katina Pinkama” of the Oslo Buddhist Vihara was held on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Ven. Marathugoda Manirathana Thero and Ven. Unapana Pemananda Thero together with other Buddhist monks in attendance, performed religious observances. 

A Pirith ceremony on the 18th October was followed by dhamma sermons and an alms-giving on the 19th October. Ambassador Arusha Cooray and staff of the Embassy of Sri Lanka and Norwegian Sri Lankans of Buddhist faith attended the ceremony.

Photography by Mr. Chamara Weerasinghe