Twelve pots of water collected from the hydro reservoirs were brought in a special motorcade to the Ruwanweli Seya premises amid chanting of Seth Pirith by the Maha Sangha for offering at this Pooja. Atamasthanadhipathi Ven Dr Pallegama Sirinivasa Nayaka Thera, Chief Incumbent of Ruwanweli Maha Seya Ven.Pallegama Hemarathana Thero officiated.
After exhibiting the pots of water at the Ruwanweli Seya they were brought and offered at the Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi by devotees led by the Maha Sangha invoking blessings for rain this season..
Concurrently lotus flowers were laid at the foot of the sacred Jaya Sri Maha Bodhiya and a 'pahan pooja' was held.
Irrigation and Water Management Deputy Minister W.B.Ekanayake, Chairman of the Sabaragamuwa Provincial Council Kanchana Jayaratne, CEB Chairman W.B.Ganegala, General Manager Shavindranath Fernando, Working Director Deepthi Kularathna, Addl.GM M.C.Wickramasekera and other Ministry and CEB officials were also present.