Aktha Pathra Pradana Mahotsawaya of the Mahanayaka of Udarata Amarapura sector
The Aktha Pathra handing over ceremony of Athi Pujya Nuwaraeliye Chandrajothi thero was held at the Gawarammana temple Auditorium in Welimada Keppitipola on 22nd April 2017. The Chief Minister Mr Chamara Sampath Dasanayake presented the Aktha pathra to Most Ven Nuwara eliye Chandrajothi Mahanayaka Thero.
The 10th Mahanayaka of the Udarata Amarapura Nikaya, speaking at the august gathering said that it is an honor to become the Mahanayaka of one of the most respected Nikayas in Sri Lanka which was headed by 9 learned and veteran Mahanayakas in the past.
Most Rev Chandrajothi Thero especially thanked Heritage television for the service the channel has been rendering to the nation by providing a valuable channel meant to protect our ethics and values.
The event was televised by HTV and will be telecast during the month of Wesak. The program is sponsored by the Chairman of Gemini Gold House of Welimada, Mr Gamini Wijesiribandara who is also a respected HTV viewer and a well wisher.