02 June 2013

New stamps from Sri Lanka..


Sri Lanka 2013 New issues - P1

Date of  Issue : 18 May 2013

Srilanka Post issued a set of four stamps and a miniature sheet featuring Vesak on 18th May 2013 and a stamp on Dhramasoka College on 4th May 2013.

Sri Lanka 2013 New issues - P1

Vesak Festival

 Vesak also known as Buddha Purnima is a holy day observed traditionally by Buddhists in Sri Lanka, Tibet, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal and the South East Asian countries of Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, and Indonesia. Sometimes informally called "Buddha's Birthday", it actually commemorates the birth, enlightenment (nirvāna), and death (Parinirvāna) of Gautama Buddha.

Dhramasoka College, Ambalangoda


Date of Issue : 4 May 2013

: Pradip Jain – Patna

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