WHAT ABOUT THE FOOD AND BEVERAGE SERVED AS THE ALMS SERVED AS PART OF THE CARE-SERVICE OF THE CENTRE?
Feeding facilities to the participants are provided as Alms, in keeping with a daily schedule and a Time Table serving a strict vegetarian diet consisting of vegetables and herbals only that includes Breakfast Porridge, Breakfast Meals and Juices and also the Lunch.
Those who require Dinner must place their Prior Orders.
Clean Drinking Water is provided as part of the Alms Service.
HOW HAS THE RESIDENTIAL AND ONE DAY ACTIVITIES ARE FACILITATED BY THE CENTRE?
The Centre comprises 3-Chalets with Single or Twin Sharing accommodation as well as 2-Large Rooms that can be shared by a Maximum of 4 Persons at a time for the Residential Participants.
All Chalets and Rooms are installed with Air Conditioning facilities and comprises attached Bath Rooms with commodes. Those who desire the use of Hot Water, the facility for that is also provided.
Those who are in Bhavana/Meditation and Yogi activities must accommodate separately as Male & Female participants. Thus, as above, 12-Persons can be provided accommodation at a time here to participate.
For the One Day Program approximately 50 Persons can be facilitated.
HOW IS TRANSPORT FACILITIES TO THE CENTRE OBTAINED?
Specially allocated for the ease of Week-end Participants, Every Thursday at 5 O’clock in the afternoon, a 16-Seater Bus parked adjacent to the Multi-Transport Centre at Makumbura, Kottawa, will leave via Southern Express Highway to reach The Yala Heights Meditation And Relaxation Centre at Yodha Kandia, Tissa Maharama.
On finishing the Bavana / Meditation activities in the Week-end, on Monday after Breakfast, at 7.30 in the Morning this 16-Seater Bus will leave Yodha Kandia, Tissa Maharama traveling to Kataragama and Kiri Vehera to worship there and also will travel to Tissa Maha Viharaya also to worship there. Then by 10 a.m. leave Tissa Maharama to travel via Mattala and Southern Express Highway to arrive at Kottawa.
Any one who wish to participate, can make the Reservation on the Day Prior to arriving, and travel direct to The Yala Heights Meditation And Relaxation Centre at Yodha Kandia, Tissa Maharama, can indulge in their Bhavana/Meditation activities in the silence and quietness of the Centre
HOW ABOUT THE SECURITY AT THE CENTRE AND THE SAFETY OF THE PARTICIPANTS?
The relevant National Identity Cards or the passports, the Luggage and the Baggage of all Participants who enter these premises are subject to a thorough “Check” and inspection by our Security Personnel.
It is of utmost importance for those entering the Premises as Participants to fill-out the Application Form entrusted to you by Our Staff. Please be Kind to Oblige!
HOW ABOUT THE FIRST AID AND EMERGENCY SERVICES AT THE CENTRE?
When and If a Participant/Resident of the Centre meets with an Accident or face an Emergency Situation or is afflicted with a sickness suddenly, a trained person in the Center will provide minor treatments; if the victim shows signs of grave illness, he or she will be rushed to the Government Base Hospital at Tissa Maharama.
It is of Utmost Importance, that those with grave illnesses or respiratory illnesses or those who are under treat on Cardiac Diseases or any such grave illnesses as well as those who have under gone surgical operations should refrain from participating any activities of the Centre.