Sri Lanka is enthusiastically preparing to celebrate the Sinhala and Tamil New Year.
The “Punya Kaalaya” or “Nonagathaya” begins at 7.45 in the morning, and ends at 8.33 in the night, tomorrow.
The New Year dawns at 2.09 in the afternoon.
The Lighting of the Hearth and the Preparation of Meals is set for 2.42 in the afternoon, tomorrow.
Engaging in Transactions and the Partaking of Meals commences at the auspicious time at 3.54 in the afternoon tomorrow.