• Nalanda welcomes you

    Welcome to Nalanda Buddhist Society's website. We hope you enjoy this virtual visit, and stay in touch with our regular updates.

  • Education Day 2016

    Thank you teachers, for all your selfless contributions to Buddhist education!

  • Education Day 2016

    Nalanda marks 'Education Day' on 11 December annually with workshops, seminars and training sessions for teachers.

  • Next Alms-round

    We invite you to join our next alms-round on Saturday 17 December, at Jalan Besar market in Seri Kembangan, starting 8.30am. All are welcome.

  • Tribute to a King

    Nalanda pays tribute to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. May his good work continue to bless the Kingdom of Thailand for years to come.

    Read more
  • Towards a brighter future, together

    Let us together develop an integrated centre of education and training for the Malaysian Buddhist community.

    Read more

News & Updates

7 December 2016

Happy 89th birthday, Bhante!

Nalanda Buddhist Society members and devotees extend our felicitations and warmest wishes to Venerable Dr. Henepola Gunaratana Nāyaka Thero on his 89th birthday today!  Popularly known as ‘Bhante G’, Ven. Gunaratana is a renowned meditation teacher and author of several influential works, such as the best-selling ‘Mindfulness in Plain English’.

Read more
6 December 2016

‘Education Day’ to be celebrated throughout December

Nalanda ‘Education Day’ is celebrated around 11 December every year with a series of programmes for teachers, devotees, teenagers and children.  This date marks the anniversary of the launching of Nalanda’s “Education Philosophy” which calls for a holistic approach in education – balancing and combining knowledge, skills, values and culture – leading to integral development of people.

Read more
5 December 2016

His Majesty’s memory lives on

For many years, Nalanda Buddhist Society had been marking 5 December with an annual felicitation message to the people of Thailand on the occasion of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s birthday.  This year, we are continuing with that tradition, but the message is inevitably sombre.  The late King is no more; but his legacy and memory will no doubt go on forever.

Read more
4 December 2016

Nalanda Free School Johor Bahru holds ‘Appreciation Day’

On Sunday 27 October, NEO Centre Johor Bahru was bustling with festive atmosphere as students, parents, teachers and volunteers gathered for the annual Nalanda Free School ‘Appreciation Day’.  The joyful occasion was to celebrate students’ academic achievements, positive learning attitude and good behaviour throughout the year. The teachers expressed approval of individual students not only for improvements seen in their exam results, but also in their conduct and overall character development.

Read more

Nalanda Education & Outreach (NEO) Centres