In parallel to Poson Poya Day, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka held a “Dharma Deshana” Program in front of the university administration building. This program was organized by the university’s language faculty in collaboration with non-academic unions. It took place on June 1, 2023, from 4-5 pm on Rajarata University grounds. Participants in this unique Bana program included Vice Chancellor, deans of faculties, the registrar, academic staff, and non-academic employees.
A “Poson Sraddha Gee Miyasiya” program was organized in front of Rajarata University of Sri Lanka on the same day beginning at 6 o’clock in the evening. The program was put together under the direction of the University Arts Council and the Department of Languages. Most Ven. Walawahengunawewe Dhammarathana Thero (Chief incumbent – Mihinthale Royal Temple), Ven. Prof. Olaganwatte Chandrasiri Thero (Head of the Department of Languages, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka), Vice Chancellor Professor (Mrs.) G.A.S Ginigaddara, Registrar Me AMGB Abeysinghe, Prof GVTV Weerasuriya (Dean/Faculty of Agriculture), Prof Thusitha Mendis (Dean/ Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities), academic staff, administrative staff, non-academic staff and students participated in the program. This is the first time this program was conducted at the university.