The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Frankfurt am Main with the participation of the staff, conducted a special ceremony at the Post on the morning of 4th January, 2021 to mark the commencement of the new work year.
The programme commenced with the hoisting of the National Flag of Sri Lanka in the premises of the Mission by the Consul General of Sri Lanka in Frankfurt, followed by the singing of the National Anthem of Sri Lanka, observed two minutes of silence to commemorate war heroes and all those who sacrificed their lives on behalf of the Motherland. This was followed by the Oath of Public Servants delivered in Sinhala, Tamil and English languages.
In her brief address, Consul General Madurika Joseph Weninger highlighted the necessity of working as a team to accomplish the Government’s vision and emphasized the importance of effective and efficient service delivery as it is envisaged in the policy statement of H.E. the President, ‘’Vistas of Prosperity and Splendour’’.
The Consul General extended her best wishes for the new year and invited the staff to partake in a traditional breakfast.
FRANKFURT: The Consulate General of Sri Lanka organized a Christmas Blessings via Zoom in Frankfurt am Main on 21st December, 2020.
Father Christian Enke of the St. Leonhard’s Church in Frankfurt am Main conveyed his blessings and prayers through a video message to the Sri Lankan community in Germany. The video message was followed by playing of classical Christmas hymns by the church organist of the Holy Cross Church in Frankfurt am Main.
The Christmas Blessings at the Consulate General was followed by Christmas Prayer Intentions read by the Staff of the Consulate General. The intentions included blessings to the President, the Prime Minister, the Government and people of Sri Lanka and also to those who are affected by the Pandemic.
The Consul General Madurika Joseph Weninger wished those who participated by sending gift packs containing an assortment of Ceylon Tea rich in antioxidants along with special packs of Ayurvedic herbs personally prepared by the Staff of the Consulate General designed to enhance the immune system.