Feast at Madhu Shrine

Rev. Fr. Edmund Tillekeratne. Mon, Aug 14, '2017

Vespers due to be held at Madhu Shrine, Sri Lanka was cancelled due to heavy rain and flooding today 14th August 2017. At 4.00 pm people gathered at the Shrine was blessed with the statue. Yet, tomorrow 15th August 2017, it was announced that the Festive Mass will be held as usual at 6.15 pm. Thousands of people from all over the country have gathered for the Madhu Feast at the Shrine.

The Shrine of Our Lady of Madhu is a Marian Shrine of the Catholic Church in Sri Lanka. It's history runs nearly over 400 years. Tamil and Sinhalese gather at the Shrine feasts and it is a well-known place of devotion in the country.