Ananda Maitreya Maha Nakake Thero is an example of Anagarika Dharmapala's innovative way to strengthen Buddhasasana
Thai Buddhism through a degree of organized sponsorship by the Sangha and the state has modeled itself after the hallmark example of the great Indian Buddhist monarch, King Asoka, and his historical missionization of Buddhasasana
The MoU was signed at the Ministry of Buddhasasana
of Sri Lanka by Mr.
Sri Lankan Minister for Sustainable Development and Wildlife, Gamini Jayawickrama Perera, Secretary Ministry of Buddhasasana
, Wasantha Ekanayaka, Venerable Thiniyawala Palitha Thero, Chief Incumbent Nalandramaya, Nugegoda along with other high level officials left Colombo for Pakistan on Wednesday to bring the sacred relics.
The festival organized by the Buddhasasana
Ministry and Buddhist Affairs Department under the theme of "Meth Sithin Guna Wadamu".
It was agreed that the High Commission would hold consultations with the Ministry of Buddhasasana
Affairs on any additional measures required in this regard.
The Ministry of External Affairs and the Ministry of Buddhasasana
and Religious Affairs of Sri Lanka, together with the Sri Lanka International Buddhist Academy and the University of Peradeniya, were the Partner Institutes for the Conference.
The dates and venues for the exposition in Sri Lanka were agreed with the signing of a MOU last week between the Director General of the National Museum of India and the Secretary of the Ministry of Buddhasasana
of Sri Lanka.
Cashian Herath, Secretary, Ministry of Buddhasasana
and Religious Affairs, Sri Lanka and Mr.