Bhagavad Gita was distributed to all the 225 members of the parliament of Sri Lanka on the Gita Jayanti Day 10th December 2016.
The pictures show the Bhagavad Gita being handed over to the
Honorable Prime Minister – Mr.Ranil Wickramasinghe
Honorable Speaker of the House of Parliament- Mr.Karu Jayasuriya
Honorable Deputy speaker – Mr.Thilanga Sumathipala
Honorable Minister – Mr.V.S.Radhakrishnan
Honorable Member of Parliament – Mr.Yogeshwaran
The Temple President Mahakarta Das of ISKCON Sri Lanka along with Sri Gaura Das Prabhu and Bhata Siva pallan distributed the books for the parliamentarians.
Honorable Minister V.S.Radhakrishnan arranged this event.
On the occasion of Diwali festival celebration at the President’s house. Krishna Priya presented Bhagavad Gita to the President of Sri Lanka. Nandarani Devi Mathaji – Principal of Gokulam Children’s Home along with Mahakarta Das – Temple President of ISKCON Sri Lanka.
To mark the 50th anniversary of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Srila Prabhupada’s visit to Sri Lanka, ISKCON Sri Lanka organized to release the commemorative stamp and commemorative cover on the 04th of October 2015 and for this event there were VIPs present too, like ministers and industrialists.
This function was held at Ramakrishna Mission Hall, Wellawatta, Colombo – 06. There were cultural dances performed by the student of Hare Krishna Music & Dance school and also by the students of the University of Visual and Performing Arts.