Priorly, in the presence of the devotees His Holiness the Apostle described an intriguing task He conducted on the 2nd of February 1967, the day His Holiness the Apostle Rohan Lalith Aponso turned ten years old.
His Holiness the Apostle stated that He calculated the number of days during His life span His Holiness had lived on this earth by February 2nd 1967. The answer His Holiness the Apostle received was 3,650 days; and His Holiness the Apostle informed that He received the answer by multiplying 365 days in a year by ten. Furthermore Holy Apostle said that He routinely performs the calculation on His every birthday.
His Holiness the Apostle Rohan Lalith Aponso who celebrated His 62nd birthday on this February 2nd 2019, informed that He performed the calculation on that day as well; and on that specific day, when 365 is multiplied by 62, the received answer was 22,630. His Holiness the Apostle further declared that in this life journey He has lived 22,630 days on this earth.
His Holiness the Apostle Rohan Lalith Aponso invited any person who gathered here to raise their hands if they have ever carried out an aforementioned calculation on their birthday. Even though His Holiness the Apostle meticulously waited till a person among the assembled devotees raise their hand but since no one did; expressed with a smiling face that I might be the only person in the world who does this calculation.
His Holiness the Apostle who request to start carrying out a similar calculation on your birthday, also stated, along with that you will be able to think on innumerable thoughts.
His Holiness the Apostle Rohan Lalith Aponso enunciated, it was cited on the internet that at present a man’s average life span remain 75 years. His Holiness the Apostle further explained, thus the number of days a man live 27,375 days and, therefore, if His Holiness the Apostle lives till the age of 75, He has only 4,745 more days to live.
His Holiness the Apostle voiced that despite what is quoted on the internet, a capacious amount of people who leave this world are under 75 years and there are also people who live past the age of 75. His Holiness the Apostle Rohan Lalith Aponso also mentioned on the internet He observed details of a Sri Lankan woman who lived for 104 years; therefore, there is no need to get agitated by calculating your own life span, said His Holiness the Apostle.
Further addressing the assembled crowd, His Holiness the Apostle Rohan Lalith Aponso stated this as an exemplary exercise for all; to comprehend the fact how many days you lived on this earth and how many more days you have left to live. His Holiness the Apostle furthermore voiced that innumerable thoughts come to mind if we acknowledge with our moral conscience whether we got closer to God or whether we drifted away from God during this time we lived. His Holiness the Apostle expressed that through those conscious thoughts the life receives enlightenment.
In the evening of February 2nd 2019, celebrating 62nd birthday of His Holiness the Apostle Rohan Lalith Aponsoa group of female devotees chanted hymns in the presence of His Holiness the Apostle as a tribute to Him at the special birthday celebration held at Holy Apostles Peter & Paul garden in Our Lady of Katunayake’s Shrine. His Holiness the Apostle listened to the hymns with uttermost happiness. These images display that moment