Heralding civilization to lofty heights
As believed by Sri Lankan Buddhists, the most
crucial event in the entire history of Sri Lanka, was the official
introduction of Buddhism to the country by missionaries of the
Indian emperor Asoka during the reign of King Devanampiyatissa. More
then 2240 years ago on a Poson Full Moon Poya day
Proper conduct for true Buddhists
In Buddhism discussion of the Dhamma has been
considered a vital part of the study and understanding of the Dhamma.
However this is rarely done today. In instances where most Buddhists
congregate, such as temples on poya days, they idle away the time.