Viharaya, which is considered as one of the most sacred Buddhist
temples in Jaffna District, conducted the annual 'Katina Pinkama'
ceremony and alms giving on 18th October 2019. Sri Lanka Navy
sponsored main events of the ceremony.The Chief of Difene Staff
Admiral Ravindra C Wijegunawardana was present as chief divotee.
The Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna, Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya
also took part in the ceremony along with Genaral Officer Commandin
51 Division and Senior Officers. A large number of troops and
devotees participated for the annual Katina Pinkama ceremony and