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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2955

Norwegian Ambassador visits Kandy

Colombo, 22 October, (

Norwegian Ambassador Trine Jøranli Eskedal visited Kandy on 17th and 18th of October.

The Ambassador was the Chief Guest at the 7th convocation of Sri Lanka International Buddhist Academy (SIBA), which was established with Norwegian funding ten years ago.

She also visited the Sacred Temple of the Tooth and paid respects to Chief prelate of the Asgiriya chapter Most Venerable Warakagoda Gnanarathana Thero, Chief Prelate of the Malwatta chapter Most Venerable Thibbotuwawe Sri Sumangala Mahanayake Thero, and the Bishop of Kandy His Lordship Joseph Vianney Fernando.


During her visit, Ambassador Eskedal also visited a number of home gardens in Galaha area, which receive technical assistance from Caritas Sri Lanka, an organization supported by Caritas Norway.

- Asian Tribune –

Ambassador as the Chief Guest at SIBA convention
Norwegian Ambassador visits Kandy
Norwegian Ambassador visits Kandy
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