Families of the Tatmadaw donated dry ration and offertories to the Members of the Sangha at Masoeyein Monastery in Mandalay yesterday. At the ceremony, the congregation led by Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing received the Five Precepts and the Members of the Sangha recited parittas. Senior General Min Aung Hlaing and wife presented offertories donated by the families of the members of the Tatmadaw to the Members of the Sangha and shared the merits gained.
Following the ceremony, the congregation donated a day-meal to 442 Members of the Sangha. Yesterday’s donation includes 20 bags of rice, 250 containers of edible oil, potatoes, onion and offertories and K5 million.
After the ceremony, the Commander-in-Chief visited Maha Withokedaryon Monastery in Mandalay and presented offertories to Sayadaw Bhaddanta Aggiya.—Myanmar News Agency