Irrespective of Clergy or laity, it is our prime duty to protect Buddha Sasana and Buddha Dhamma and Carefully land down to the future generation. The Buddha Dhamma Contained in Tripitaka which had been brought by our venerable Maha Sangha in area tradition for more than twenty couturiers, was written in ola leaves at Aloka Vihara, Matale during the time of the King Valagamba. To mark the 2500th Buddha Jayanthi Celebrations these book were re-edited and translated into Sinhala from Pali language by our Erudite monks and the Govt. Printed Then in 53 Volumes. This event marked a great memorable incident of the whole Buddhist world. It is our prime duty and responsibility to hand over it to the future Generation. As tripitaka is the repository of the Dhamma These Buddha Jayanthi Tripitaka Series is our Priceline national asset. At present a limited number of these books have been printed with a fine finish. The serious task of printing was under taken by us within a very short period. We would like to reemest all the interested parties, such as Temples, Libraries, Scholars and Other philanthropists, to make their Orders early.
Due to mour assistance giving during the time of printing we could finish the printing early than the expected date.
Total number of books is 57.
The complete set of Buddha Jayanthi Tripitaka Series is 57x2000.
All the books are nicely bound.
The printing cost was Rs. 70.5 Million.
All the books are available at Buddhist Cultural Centre or at the Branch office all Ceylon Buddhist congress Building, Colombo.
Those who pay the amount in one or two installments could by the complete set for Rs.
Payments should be made only to the Buddhist Cultural Centre.
Re-print of Buddha Jayanthi Tripitaka Series.
Buddhist Cultural Centre
125, Anderson Road,
Tel. Nos. 2734256, 2728468.