Selected Comments at the Inauguration of a Hall of Common in the Buddhist Temple of Lanka

… Today, my family and I have great pleasures for being present in the inauguration of a great hall of common in the pagoda. Yesterday we had a religious rite to perform with the participation of Samdech patriarch and the Buddhist monks of all levels. We had the well wishing ceremony (krong pealy), the sermon recitation, the preaching of Dharma before we have this inauguration today. I wish to take this opportunity to express my sincere