Weweldeniye Medhalankara Thero

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The Most Venerable Wewaldeniye Medhalankara Thero
Religion Buddhism
School Vidyananda Maha Pirivena, Nittambuwa
Personal
Nationality Sri Lanka Sri Lankan
Born (1909-12-07)7 December 1909
Millawala, Wewaldeniya (Sri Lanka)
Died 30 August 2012(2012-08-30) (aged 102)
Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Senior posting
Title The Chief Incumbent of the Shasanawardhana Pirivena, Meerigama and the Head of the Ramanna Nikaya
Religious career
Teacher Ven. Kathaluwe Seelawansa Thero and Ven. Kadiragama Sumanasara Thero

The Most Venerable Wewaldeniye Medhalankara Thero (7 December 1909 – 30 August 2012) was the chief incumbent of the Shasanawardhana Pirivena, Mirigama and the Head of the Ramanna Nikaya. Following his demise, he was succeeded by Napana Pemasiri Thera.

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