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Kandy Esala Perahera 2011

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The Historic Kandy Esala Perahera of the Sri Dalada Maligawa commenced on 04th August 2011 with the Kumbal Perahera and comes to a conclusion on the August 13th with the final Randoli Perahera. The day Perahera will be on the next day with the water cutting ceremony (Diya Kepeeme Mangalya) at the Gatembe ferry.

2011 Kandy Perahera Dates

2011-07-31                                            Kapsituvima (Planting of the ‘Kapa’)
2011-07-31 to 2010-08-03            Perahera of the Four Devalas
2011-08-04                                            1st Kumbal Perahera
2011-08-05                                            2nd Kumbal Perahera
2011-08-06                                            3rd Kumbal Perahera
2011-08-07                                            4th Kumbal Perahera
2011-08-08                                            5th Kumbal Perahera

2011-08-09                                            1st Randoli Perahera
2011-08-10                                            2nd Randoli Perahera
2011-08-11                                            3rd Randoli Perahera
2011-08-12                                            4th Randoli Perahera
2011-08-13                                            5th Randoli Perahera
2011-08-14                                            Day Perahera

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