2017 Duruthu programme of the 'Monthly Meditation Programme Series' of the Anuradhapura Mahaviharaya will be conducted full day on Sunday, 29th January 2017. Under the advice, guidance and supervision of Most Ven. Dr. Pallegama Siriniwasa Atamasthanadhipathi Nayaka Thero, this meditation programme will be conducted by veteran instructor of meditation Ven. Ranpathwila Wimalarathana (MA) Nayaka Thero.
The Meditation Programme will begin at 6.00am with the observance of the eight precepts. Afterwards, the programme will be conducted at the 'Sannipatha Shala' under the shade of the Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi with proper religious advice and guidance for meditation till 6.00pm.
All devotees who wish to participate in the Meditation Programme should arrive before 6.00am properly dressed in white, suitable for observing the eight precepts. Also, please bring a plate, a cup, a bottle of drinking water and a sheet to spread and sit on the ground.
The Meditation Programme coordinated by Ven. Kirinde Gnanadarshana Thero of the Bomaluwa Temple will be free of charge and the Dana and Gilanpasa will be provided for all participants.