Good Sirs, you yourselves have accepted that there will be those for you, those against you, and those that question you. However, despite being Buddhists you have been quick to brand those who challenge or question your speech and acts as enemies of Sri Lanka and Buddhism, and if they happen to be Sinhala Buddhists you brand them as traitors. Continue reading
January 27, 2013. Buddhist priests representing Bodu Bala Sena met President Mahinda Rajapaksa this afternoon at Temple Trees and discussed a host of issues during the near two-hour meeting. Continue reading
As you all know that when Bodubalasena started violence against Muslims in Sri Lanka, we informed this to the international media. So this organisation is recognized as an organisation that spreads terrorism in Sri Lanka. From this scenario the whole world realized that there are extremists in Sri Lankan Buddhist society. Continue reading
Today (19th January 2013) evening, a group of Buddhist Monks and a mob have conducted a protest at Maharagama town. Later they have marched towards the Nolimit business premises, owned by Muslims. Their main slogan in front of the Nolimit was to remove this business premises from Maharagama town.
The JHU (Jathika Hela Urumaya) and some others are trying to destroy the country by increasing racism and religious extremism through organisations such as Bodubalasena, says Southern provincial council member Ven: Baddegama Samitha Thero. Continue reading
The Halaal certificate issued by the All Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama (ACJU) is at the heart of a controversy with both Muslims and non-Muslims alike complaining. Halaal, an Arabic word which means ‘permissible’, is applied in the issue at hand – in the certification of ‘permissible foods’ prepared in accordance with Islamic law. Continue reading