Diocese of Kandy comprises the central province of Sri Lanka and is situated in the hill country. It is divided into three vicariates, namely, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya and Matale, which coincide with the local government administrative districts. The tea plantation sector, for which Sri Lanka is well known, covers a large part of the diocese.
First Feast of St. Joseph Vaz was celebrated at St. Anthony’s Cathedral Kandy .Rt.Rev.Dr.Vianney Fernando the Bishop of Kandy offered the Thanksgiving mass and said dedicated and pious life of St.Joseph Vas is a model to our present families.
Diocesan Media Apostate once again organized and launched a media course for the year 2016.
Christmas gathering was held at poornawatte minor seminary. Bishop thanked the priests for their dedicated service to the Lord.
The Bishop with the priests in the diocese of kandy celebrated requiem mass for the repose of the souls of dearly departed priests who have served in the Diocese.
Carol Competition was held at Hatton for the Vicariate of Nuwaraeliya.There were ten Parishes participated for the competition and Parish of Bogawantalawa won the first place .