Army donates Copra for the Kandy Esala Perahera

By L.B.Senaratne

The Army Commander Major General Shravendra Silva handed over to the Diyawadana Nilame Pradeep Nilanga Dela and to the Basnayake Nilames of the four Devales in Kandy a token of ‘ Copra ‘ for the Kandy Esala Perahera.

Ten tons of Copra are expected to be handed over t the Maligawa to be distributed among the four Devales of Maha Vishnu, Natha , Katargama and Goddess Pathini.

The Army Commander was welcomed by the Dyawadana Nilame at the Drummers Hall and was handed a tray of Jasmine flowers to receive him and escort him to the Iner Shrine Room.

Later at the Auditoriium of the Museum in a short cermony a token of the Copra wa handed over to the Diyawadana Niame and th Basnayake Nilames.

Photograp shows Army Commander presenting a token of Copra the Banayake Nilame of Maha Vishnu Devale Mahen Ratwatte and on his right is Diyawdana Nilame Pradeep Nilanga DelaBy L.B.Senaratne

The Army Commander Major General Shravendra Silva handed over to the Diyawadana Nilame Pradeep Nilanga Dela and to the Basnayake Nilames of the four Devales in Kandy a token of ‘ Copra ‘ for the Kandy Esala Perahera.

Ten tons of Copra are expected to be handed over t the Maligawa to be distributed among the four Devales of Maha Vishnu, Natha , Katargama and Goddess Pathini.

The Army Commander was welcomed by the Dyawadana Nilame at the Drummers Hall and was handed a tray of Jasmine flowers to receive him and escort him to the Iner Shrine Room.

Later at the Auditoriium of the Museum in a short cermony a token of the Copra wa handed over to the Diyawadana Niame and th Basnayake Nilames.

Photograp shows Army Commander presenting a token of Copra the Banayake Nilame of Maha Vishnu Devale Mahen Ratwatte and on his right is Diyawdana Nilame Pradeep Nilanga Dela.

 

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