Religious Hatred In Sri Lanka – Rooting out the seeds of hatred

In recent times a number of shocking events have taken place in our compassionate nation. A nation where good Buddhists, Christians, Muslims and Hindus want to live in harmony with each other.

Religious Hatred In Sri Lanka – Rooting out the seeds of hatred

Bringing awareness and education against religious hatred and crimes in Sri Lanka. A seed of hatred whether it be in the privacy of someone’s mind, in the culture of a family unit or simply a post on social media is the same seed that sprouts ‪#‎hatecrimes‬ Let’s go beyond “tolerance” into reconciliation of hearts despite our […]

FR Violation – Rev Terone Anthony Wattala – Threatened to Close Church or Face Violence

Rev Terone Anthony from "Way of the cross Church" Wattala (Sri Lanka) were asked to vacate there church premises or face violence including the burning of the place.

FR Violation – Rev Terone Anthony Wattala – Threatened to Close Church or Face Violence

In November 2015 Rev Terone Anthony from “Way of the cross Church” reported through Rev Hameed that he was threatened by the people in the area including the presiding temple. They were asked to vacate there church premises or face violence including the burning of the place. When the Wattala police was notified the OIC […]

FR Violation – Rev Kokulan Batticaloa – Church Member Passed Away. Not Allowed To Bury In The Public Cemetery.

The deceased's house was surrounded and the grieving family was pressured to only conduct a Hindu ceremony.

FR Violation – Rev Kokulan Batticaloa – Church Member Passed Away. Not Allowed To Bury In The Public Cemetery.

Rev Kokulan from house of prayer church reported through Rev Ravi from the Apostolic Diocese of Ceylon that one of his members passed away and was not allowed to conduct the burial ceremony in the village public cemetery. The deceased’s house was surrounded and the grieving family was pressured to only conduct a Hindu ceremony. […]