(To Mark the 132nd Bukhari Grand feast of Beruwala)
By Musnad Sufian
Hajj in Holy Makkah al Mukarramah is the annual event of Muslims all over the world that draws millions of pilgrims. If there is an annual event in Sri Lanka where thousands gather, it is the annual Bukhari feast of Beruwala. The month-long annual grand Bukhari feast which is the biggest ever annual feast is held at Baithul Mubarak Musthafaveeya, popularly known as Bukhari Thakkiya, Maligahena, Beruwala. The 132nd annual Bukhari feast began on Monday, May 30 and will continue for thirty days excluding Fridays. The grand feast will be held on July 3.