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Poson Full-Moon Poya Day is celebrated to mark the arrival of Buddhism in Sri Lanka in the third century BC, a festival of great historical and religious significance. Poson, held on the full moon day of June, commemorates the occasion over 2,000 years ago when Arahat Mahinda, son of Emperor Asoka of India, gave King Devanampiyatissa a philosophical inkling of Buddha...
31 May, 2020
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