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> Forthcoming Full Moon Poya Days - no alcohol consumption
post Jan 21 2010, 11:20 AM
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Just to let everyone know the next few Poya dates in Sri Lanka. Poya Days are once a month (Full Moon) and mean that alcohol is not served/sold and consumption is restricted to non public areas, eg your room.

I am sure many people will comment on ways around this day, but it is a part of the Sri Lanka Culture and should be observed on -

29 January, 28 February, 29 March, 27 April
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post Jun 20 2011, 11:23 PM
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Every Poya day(fullmoon day) bar are closed in all around Sri Lanka.
But you can buy and keep Previous day like locals do.
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