Jan 12, 2017

90th Kelani Perahera held

One of Sri Lanka's country’s most elaborate and grandest low country pageant in its category, the Kelaniya Duruthu Maha Perahera was held last night (11).

This year's event was the 90th Kelaniya Duruthu Maha Perahera held.

This year's perahera was organised under the guidance of the Dayaka Sabha president Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Nearly 40 elephants, cultural drummers, dancers and singers added colour to the event.

The Sacred Relic Casket was placed on the Caparisoned Tusker by President Maithripala Sirisena.