A Clergyman Of Peace and Courage

A curation of stories in remembrance of Ven Maduluwawe Sobhitha Thero

  1. Chief Incumbent of the Kotte Naga Vihara Ven Maduluwawe Sobitha Thero passed away on November 8 at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore, at 73 years old. A prominent social justice activist, Ven. Sobitha Thero has been described as a nonviolent revolutionary who helped bring about the change in Presidency, through his National Movement for a Just Society (NMJS) which brought together a fragmented opposition.

    As he is laid to rest, today (November 12) has been declared a national day of mourning. To mark this occasion, we have collected some of the best content commemmorating the Buddhist leader.
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