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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

Bishop

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Parishes

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History

The Diocese of Badulla began modestly 40 years ago on 18th December 1972
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Past & Latest Events

Mr. Philp’s Funaral

18 Feb 2013 | 12:00 am

Institute of Missiology

23 Jan 2013 | 08:00 am

Cyclonic Disturbances

05 Jan 2013 | 10:20 am

Fr. Hemantha Anthony

19 Dec 2012 | 12:00 am

Catechists’ Day

18 Dec 2012 | 12:00 am

40th Anniversary

18 Dec 2012 | 12:00 am

Home for the Elderly

30 Jul 2012 | 12:00 am
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