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Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa offers obeisance in Mahabodhi Temple
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Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa offers obeisance in Mahabodhi Temple

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Gaya, Feb 10 : Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday paid obeisance to Lord Buddha in Mahabodhi temple here.

Amid tight security arrangements, Mr Rajapaksa reached Mahabodhi temple and worshipped Lord Buddha in traditional way.He also did meditation and prayed under the Holy Pipal tree where Lord Buddha had attained enlightenment centuries ago.

A delegation of Sri Lanka had also arrived here with PM Mr Rajapaksa who was received by Bihar Agriculture Minister Prem Kumar at Gaya International Airport. (UNI)