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Interfaith Reflections 2016 at London Buddhist Vihara
Photographs by Tissa Madawela
 

Part of the Interfaith Network UK the Interfaith Reflections 2016 was held at the London Buddhist Vihara on Saturday the 19th November. Head of the Vihara and the Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain Most Ven. Bogoda Seelawimala Nayaka Thera and all the resident monks of the Vihara, Father Edward Barlow from  St Michael and All Angels Church, Swami Nirliptananda from London Sevashram Sangha, Mr. Charanjit Ajit Singh, MBE from Hounslow Friends of Faith, Mr. Hashim Bhatti, Councillor, Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead representing the Islam faith, Venerable Gyoro Nagase from the Battersea Peace Pagoda, Dr. Harriet Crabtree, OBE Executive Director Interfaith Network UK, Cultural Affairs Secretary of the Sri Lankan High Commission Manoj Warnapala, and a large number of guests from all the major faiths attended the meeting. Children from the London Buddhist Vihara Rahula Dhamma school presented a welcoming Peace Dance and chanted the Karaniya Metta Sutta with explanations in English.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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