40th commemoration of the founder
The 40th commemoration of the founder of the Kalutara Bodhi Trust, the late Sir Syril de Soysa was held on the 1st and 2nd of January 2018 at the Kalutara Bodhi premises. A "Kiri pindu daane" was organised at 6.00 a.m. and a all night pirith chanting ceremony was held on the 1st of January. On the following day a "Heel daane" was organized for the maha Sangha and presenting flowers for the statue of the late Sir Syril de Soysa to mark the event.
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The scolarship presentation 2017
A scolarship presentation and books were presentes to student priests (Samanera Bhikku) at a celebrational level on the 1st of December 2017 at the Kalutara Bodhi premises.
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The prize giving ceremony 2017
The prize giving ceremony for the year 2017 of the students of the Kalutara Bodhi Trust Dhaham school was held recently. The prizes and certificates were presented for the English course offerd by the Dhaham School.
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Donations for Flood Victims
A presentation of financial donations for the victims of floods in the Kalutara district was held on the 23rd of December 2017 at the Kalutara Bodhi premises. The donations were contributed by the Rathnam foundation of the UK, The Kalutara Bodhi Trust and the National Savings Bank. The donations were presented for 115 families who were affected by the floods last year.
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November 9th 2017
 
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121st birthday of the founder
A special memorial ceremony to mark the 121st birthday of the founder of the Kalutara Bodhi Trust, the late Sir Cyril de Soysa was held on the 26th of October 2017 at the KAlutara Bodhi premises. A large number of devoties were present at the event.
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The lighting up of Kalutara Bodhi
To mark the Vesak Festival 2017, the entire Kalutara stupa and the entire premises was beautifully lit up.
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President's visit to Kalutara Bodhi Premises
H.E. the President completed one year of ascending of the Presidency as at 8th January 2016 and therefore he had thought of attending to religious activities at the Kalutara Sacred Bodhi premises on the 8th January 2016 at 7.30 a.m. As a mark of visit to the sacred Bodhi, arraingements were also made to hand over the Lease agreement document signed by the H.E. the President himself on that day.
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Medical Camp
The Full moon Poya day of Nawam fell on 22.2.2016. This day is special for buddhists for two reasons i.e this day being the day the Ven. Sariputta Thero and Ven. Moggallana Thero were appointed as the chief disciples by Lord Buddha, and on another Full moon Poya day of Nawam the Lord Buddha declared at the Chapala Dagaba premises in the city of Visala Mahanuwara that he would pass away after three months from that day of His declaration.
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The Kalutara Bōdhi Trust (KBT) was established in 1951 by Sir Cyril de Zoysa
 
The library at Kalutara Bhodi trust, houses a large number of valuable Buddhist literature.
 
The essence of true charity is to give something without expecting anything in return for the gift. Donating blood is one such thing.
The legacy of Sir Cyril de Zoysa, the founder of the Kalutara Bōdhi
Trust, is every bit a monument which shall certainly endure...
 
 
 
 
 
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  : Kalutara, Sri Lanka.
Telephone : +94 034 - 2226483
Fax : +94 034 - 2221782
Enail Address : bodhitrustkalutara@gmail.com
 
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