Formation of the 3rd branch of the CCA at Teaching hospital Karapitiya was held on 18th of August 2011 .It was initiated by Dr.Upul Ekanayake and Dr.Iresh Jayaweera.Event was blessed by the presence of Dr.Samadhi Rajapakse.Fourty new members were present on that day.Officials were selected and a display of Sacred relics of Lord buddha and Rahulo thero along with Rewatha Thero occurred after the meeting.

Main activities highlighted

Building a shrine room in the cancer unit premises.

Building Hospice for the terminally ill and the day therapy patients, a land in the hospital premises will be provided by the director.

Home visits by a team-to care for the terminally ill.

A pinkama(meritorious activity) at the Yatagla Raja Maha Viharaya-where a descendent bo tree of Jaya srimaha bodhiya is situated with the involvement of patients.Date on 15.09.2011 at 6.30 pm.

 

 

 

 

Activities Organized by CCA- Karapitiya Branch
First Puja Activity-At Yatagala Raja Maha Viharaya
Second Puja Activity-At Rumassala Sama Chaitya ( Pagoda)
Home Based Palliative Care Service
Tea Project
Buddhist Shrine Room (Budu Medura)
Opening of the shrine room
The project “Gilanopasthana”
 Puja Activity at Kachchiwatta Ancient Temple,Galle
Meditation program for Members at Loadstar,Midigama 26th Feb 2012
Annual General Meeting 2012
Pinkama on 1st of April 2012 at Kottawa Monastry
Avrudu Program for Kids with Cancer
Awareness program fro Teachers and Hospital Staff.
Vesak pinkama 2012
Anuradhapura Vandana 2012 
Anurahapura vandana 2012 photographs