Bakthi Geetha rendition by the Filipino Staff of the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Manila

Filipinos are highly talented and known for their love to sing, dance, and perform, with excellence and enthusiasm. They are also adventurous and adaptable as evident with its cultural heritage that embodies its rich precolonial and Western influence adapted by the nation throughout its history.

In celebrating the Esala Poya and to share the unique culture and way of life in Sri Lanka, the Filipino members of the staff together with the officers of the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Manila performed a solemn rendition of Sinhala devotional songs at the Fo Guang Shan (FGS) Mabuhay Temple on 23rd July 2021.