This coming Sunday marks the final ‘Service Sunday’ of the 2015 ‘Gimhāna Retreat’. We welcome everyone to join us at Nalanda Centre for special ‘Forum & Dhamma Chat’ with former Nalanda Institute Directors Bro. Tan Ho Soon and Ach. Vijaya Samarawickrama, and current Director Ach. Tan Siang Chye. They will be on hand to answer questions put forward by devotees, and have a ‘chat on Dhamma’.
On Saturday 9 August, Universiti Putra Malaysia Buddhist Society’s (PBUPM) Alumni organized a dialogue themed <佛教财富观> (“Buddhist Perspective of Wealth”) at Nalanda Centre, Sri Serdang. The dialogue was presented by Venerable Chang Zao (常藻法师), Superintendent of Dharma Drum Mountain Malaysia, and Dato’ Ir. Ang Choo Hong (拿督洪祖豐居士). The moderator was Bro. Tan Yong Chin (陳永淨).
[From Left:] Bro. Tan, Bro. Goh (YBAM President), Bro. Tan Keng Liang (YBAM Kedah Chairman), Venerable Jue Cheng, and Dr. Hea Ai Sim were the panelists in the final discussion session.
On 8 March, the Young Buddhist Association of Malaysia (YBAM) Kedah State Liaison Committee organised a fruitful one-day seminar to discuss the development of Buddhism in the state. This is one of the most important events in the Buddhist movement in this northern state in recent years. The seminar was held at Cinta Sayang Resort, Sungai Petani, and was participated by 230 attendees representing 33 Buddhist societies and 3 university Buddhist groups across Kedah. Read more
In honour of the late Venerable Dr. K Sri Dhammananda Sangha Nayaka Thero and to commemorate the sixth anniversary of his passing away, the Buddhist Maha Vihara Brickfields organised a Buddhist Forum on Friday, 24 August 2012 to discuss the topic, “Being an Agent of Change to Create a Better World”.