Pooja of Ushan Kovil Held
[Updated :: 2010-05-28 17:08:21
Ushan Sri Kandaswami Hindu Temple in Varani held its annual festival
on Thursday (27.05.2010) morning.
A special pooja conducted by the head priest Rev. R. Kethiswaran
Kurukkal was attended by Commander Security Forces Jaffna (SF-J)
Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe, General Officer Commanding
52 Division Brigadier Lal Perera, Brigadier General Staff SF-J Brigadier
BCJAF Rodigo and a few senior Army officers.
This 200 hundred year old historic temple dedicated to God Skandha
or Katharagama finds its origin during Dutch period in Ceylon.