Nikini Full Moon Poya Day :
Strive to lead a virtuous life
What really is “virtue”? In essence, virtue is
moral excellence. A virtue is a positive trait or quality deemed to
be morally good and thus is valued as a foundation of principle and
good moral being. Personal virtues are characteristics valued as
promoting collective and individual greatness.
Tracing the roots of freedom
Freedom, in its broadest sense, means the
condition or right of being able or allowed to do, say or think
whatever you want to without being controlled or limited. The
concept embraces the freedom of thought, freedom from injustice,
freedom of information and freedom of choice.
Kataragama, a fountain of spiritual consolation
The Esala season for Kataragama has now begun.
The belief of God Skanda as a universal divine power has provided
immense relief to pressure-laden minds. Thus, the worship of
Kataragama has directly sprung from the strong belief that God
Skanda has great potential for giving relief for people in