COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The auspicious time to anoint oil for the Sinhala and Tamil New Year is scheduled for today.
Accordingly, oil will be anointed at the auspicious time of 09.41am clad in red and yellow attire facing the South with oil containing extracts of imbul leaves.
The main aim of the oil anointing ceremony is to obtain blessings for good health during the upcoming year.
Sri Lankans ushered in the New Year on Friday.
Meanwhile, the auspicious time to set out for work is scheduled tomorrow at 06:28am dressed in white clothing facing the South.