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Esala Festival of Seenigama Devale

The 42nd Esala Festival of Seenigama Devol Devale in Hikkaduwa will commence from August 23rd to September 4th. 'Kap Planting’ ceremony will take place at Devalaya premises on 21st of August. All night 'Pirith' chanting ceremony is scheduled to be held on 28th of August followed by the 'Sangika Dana' on 29th of August. The traditional Devol Perahera will proceed to Purana Ranpath Maha Viharaya, Telwatte on 30th August. The day perahera scheduled on 31st of August will proceed to the Tourist Resort Hikkaduwa. Two night Peraheras starting from 1st to 2nd of September will parade in the Seenigama area.