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dioThe Diocese of Badulla began modestly 40 years ago on 18th December 1972. The first Bishop of Badulla Most Rev. Dr. D. Leo Nanayakkara, O.S.B. of revered memory, left the long established See of Kandy and gladly undertook to pioneer the new diocese, co-terminus with the civil Province of Uva, the poorest province of Sri Lanka. The newly demarcated diocese consisted of four parishes, Badulla, Bandarawela, Lunugala and Welimada, which had already existed as part of the diocese of Kandy. Almost immediately after assuming the reins of the new diocese, he established a mission centre at Bibile, the Catechetical apostolate, Mission Development Apostolate, Committee for InterReligious Dialogue and the Social Arm of the Diocese – The Uva Socio-Economic and Community Development (USCOD) Centre – which attended to communitarian social action and welfare including healing and care of the sick through medical clinics in the outstations and care of leprosy patients through monthly visits by nursing Sisters, the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary who worked in the Diocese. Bishop Leo died in 1982, having increased the Parishes to 10 (ten). Read More



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Past & Latest Events

Catechists’ Day

18 Dec 2018 | 09:00 am

Bibila Advent

01 Dec 2018 | 10:00 am

A Residential progamme

09 Nov 2018 | 09:00 am

Christmas Celebration

05 Nov 2018 | 11:00 am

Awareness Programme

29 Oct 2018 | 11:00 am

Rev Sr.Stella Maria

12 Sep 2018 | 10:00 am

Deanery Family Day

11 Aug 2018 | 08:00 am

Annual Feast-Haputale

04 Aug 2018 | 10:00 am

A Residential Programme

27 Jul 2018 | 09:00 am

Holy Childhood Animators

13 Jul 2018 | 12:00 am

Diocesan Priests Together

01 Jul 2018 | 08:00 am

All Island Bible Quiz

30 Jun 2018 | 12:00 am
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