News Center -TDO- 05.02.2020 - The Buddhist charity giving and pirith ceremony was hosted by Sri Lanka's Ambassador to Turkey Mohamed Rizvi Hassen.
The ceremony, held at the Sri Lankan Embassy, was attended by Katuwana Siddhattha Tero, abbot of the Buddhist temple Shakyamuni Viharaya in Rome, Thai Embassy staff and invited guests.
Abbot SiddhatthaTero sang Buddha Poojawa, one of the tunes of Buddhism, and presented gifts to the participants.
Abbot SiddhatthaTero preached to the invitees from the Pirith teachings of Buddhism in the National Sinhala language.
After the Program, guests were offered Sri Lankan cuisine.