WE  STARTED COMMEMORATE THE POSON POYA DAY IN A GREAT HONOUR. IT WAS THE DAY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE BUDDHA SASANA IN SRI LANKA.ARAHATH MAHINDA CAME TO SRI LANKA ON POSON POYA DAY WithTHE MASSAGE OF DHARMADUTAS .AFTER A DISCOURSE BY ARAHATH MAHINDA ,KING DEVANAMPIYATHISSA AND HIS H HOUSEHOLD EMBRACED BUDDHISM .THE WAY OF LIFE,ARTS AND CRAFTS OF PEOPLE IN SRI LANAKA WERE GUIDED AND MOULDED BY BUDDHISM.