All preparations are in place to escort the sacred Kapilawasthu Relics to the Padeniya Raja Maha Viharaya as part of the HIRU Uththama Dhaathu Vandanaa organized by HIRU TV and HIRU FM in view of the birth of Prince Siddhartha, his enlightenment and the Parinirvana of Lord Buddha.
Thousands of devotees arrived at the Ridi Viharaya in Kurunegala to pay homage to the Kapilawasthu Relics till this dawn.
The Sacred relics will be kept for exposition at the Padeniya Raja Maha Viharaya until 12.30pm today.
The relics will be escorted again to Kattapitiya Temple in Kobeigane at 1.30pm.
The Dhathu exposition will be held until 5.30pm at Kobeigane temple until they are escorted to Priyadarshanaramaya in Divulapitiya at night.
Asia Broadcasting Corporation has made all arrangement to exhibit the sacred Kapilawasthu Exact Relics at Priyadarshanaramaya until 7.30am tomorrow.
HIRU Uttama Dhathu Vandana Kapilawasthu Relics exposition commenced day before yesterday morning amid massive crowds at Ridi Viharaya in Kurunegala.
Amid the ‘Sadhu nada” raised by thousands of devotees, the relics were placed in a special shrine by Chairman of Asia Broadcasting Corporation Mr. Rayynor Silva.
Thousands of devotees lined up to pay homage to the sacred relics.
Uttama Dhathu Vandana exposition has been recorded as the one which is witnessed by the largest number of devotees in the island.