Second joint Waso robe offering held at Yangon Kaba Aye Hillock

The congregation led by Union Minister Thura U Aung Ko attends the second joint Waso robe offering ceremony. Photo: MNA
The congregation led by Union Minister Thura U Aung Ko attends the second joint Waso robe offering ceremony. Photo: MNA

Second Waso robe offering ceremony jointly organized by Myanmar Theravada Buddhist Federation, Border Areas Hill Region Sasana Nuggaha Association, Yangon Region Sasana Nuggaha Association and Thailand’s Dhammakaya missionary was held at Kaba Aye hillock Vizaya Dhamma Thabin hall yesterday morning.
First, Union Minister Thura U Aung Ko and guests took the five precepts given by State Sanghamahanayaka Committee Chairman Bhamo Sayadaw Dr. Bhaddanta Kumara Bhivamsa and then listened to the recitation of parittas.
Next, Union Minister Thura U Aung Ko delivered an address on religious matters and Myanmar Theravada Buddhist Federation and Border Areas Hill Region Sasana Nuggaha Association Chairman Agga Maha Siri Sudhama Manijotadara Wunna Kyaw Htin Dr Khin Shwe and Dhammakaya missionary’s Dr Suthad Setboonsarng spoke about the reasons for making the donation. Afterwards, Mrs Malin Chonsirinat and Mrs Bussaba Siriwan recited verses on donating Waso robes.
Following this, State Sanghamahanayaka Committee Chairman Bhamo Sayadaw Dr. Bhaddanta Kumara Bhivamsa and Thailand’s Dhammakaya Sayadaw exchanged Buddha relics.
Later, Union Minister Thura U Aung Ko and guests offered Waso robes and offerings to Sayadaws and sanghas, listened to a sermon by State Sanghamahanayaka Committee Vice Chairman Meiktila Sayadaw Agga Mahapandita Bhaddant Kawvida and shared merits for the good deeds made. — MNA (Translated by Zaw Min)

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