- Written by Bhante Kusala
The Poson celebration commenced by observing sil (retreat) by devotees on Saturday, 6th June at Letchworth Buddhist Temple. The sil program was guided by the Chief Incumbent Ven. Dediyawala Wimala Thero and Ven Sooriyawewa Kusala Thero., covering meditation, Dhamma sermons, presenting a video documentary on Arahat Mihnda Thero’s visit to Sri Lanka, Buddha pooja and invoking blessings to all. A large turnout of devotees observed sil.