The delegates who arrived in Sri Lanka to attend the 7th Buddhist Summit of World Buddhist Supreme Conference met President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (Nov. 02) at the President’s House in Colombo.
The President had cordial discussions with these delegates.
This summit is held in Sri Lanka according to an invitation extended by President Sirisena. Three hundred Chief Sangha Nayakas from 47 member countries, Buddhist monks, scholars and devotees are attending in this summit.
The summit which is held under the theme ‘Buddhism for World Peace’ commenced yesterday in Colombo and will be concluded on Nov. 07.