Iftar distributions started at Dharmarajik Buddhist temple, kamlapur from 1st day of Ramadan. As like as the other year Sanghanayaka Ven. Suddhananda Mahathero started to distribution Iftar to the poor people. In the evening the poor people gathered in front of the temple to get Iftar. Most of them are woman.
A sixty year aged woman Mamtaj Begum says, ‘I live in Manda area of Basabo. Every year I come here to take Iftar.’ Another aged woman Mohor jan Begum says, “I have been taking Iftar from this temple for the last five years. I become happy to get this’.
Ven. Suddhananda Mohathero who donates iftar to the poor people says ‘I have been giving iftar to the poor people for last 16 years. After getting Iftar theirs happy face fascinates me. In the last year I spent more than 13 lac taka for distributing Iftar. In this year, in the 1st day of Ramadan I spent more that 1 lac taka.’
This temple established on 1960 where more than seven hundred orphan stay. The temple arranges theirs food, education and lodging.