Building Expansion Project

31 July 2016

Nalanda Family Fun Fair 2016

Nalanda Family Fun Fair aims to raise funds for a new Dhamma learning facility – the K. Sri Dhammananda Centre in Sri Serdang.  Once completed, it will provide opportunities for more children and teenagers to attend Dhamma School.  We humbly invite you to be part of this important community project, and make a significant contribution to the development of holistic education.

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29 July 2016

Come to Nalanda “Family Fun Fair”

This weekend, Nalanda will be hosting the biggest public event in Sri Serdang, and our only fund-raising event of the year – the much-loved ‘Family Fun Fair’! This event aims to raise funds for the construction of “K. Sri Dhammananda Centre” – a new educational facility to accommodate more students at Nalanda Dhamma School. Funds are also needed to finance free programmes run by Nalanda Institute, Dhamma School, Youth Centre, and Free School throughout the year.

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21 July 2016

Nalanda to build ‘K. Sri Dhammananda Centre’

Nalanda Buddhist Society will rebuild ‘Nalanda House’ in Sri Serdang and rename it the ‘K. Sri Dhammananda Centre’ to honour the centenary of our late Spiritual Adviser, the Most Venerable Dr. K. Sri Dhammananda Nāyaka Thero (1918 - 2006). The proposed Centre will cater for the use of Nalanda Dhamma School, which has seen remarkable growth over the years. The new 2½-storey facility will be able to accommodate 100 more students comfortably.

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20 July 2016

Lively prelude to Family Fun Fair

Over the past two weekends, a Family Fun Fair ‘Pre-sales’ campaign was being held at Nalanda House (opposite Nalanda Centre) in Sri Serdang, offering food, beverages, household items and children’s wear for sale.  Among the most popular items on pre-sale were Chinese herbal products, tea sets, and delicious almond cookies sponsored by a well-known local confectioner.

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2 July 2016

Family Fun Fair is back!

Sunday, 31 July | 9 am – 4 pm | Nalanda Centre, Sri Serdang

The much-anticipated ‘NALANDA FAMILY FUN FAIR’ is back this year on 31 July!  This year’s ‘Family Fun Fair’ will feature over 160 stalls offering a wide range of food, beverages, household items, handicrafts, and merchandise.  There will also be cultural shows and performances by youths and students.  In short, it is going to be a wonderful outing for families and friends while supporting a noble cause!

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20 January 2016

Calling volunteer architects and designers

Nalanda Buddhist Society is intending to construct a purpose-built Buddhist education centre located in Sri Serdang for teenagers and children, to be operational by August 2017.  The proposed facility will have a capacity for 100 students, and will be operated by Nalanda Dhamma School.

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27 November 2015

Just another month to completion!

Construction of Nalanda Education & Outreach Centre in Sungai Petani is entering its last phase.  82% of scheduled work has been completed, and the Centre is on schedule for its officiating ceremony next month!

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20 October 2015

Good progress at Sungai Petani Centre

On Tuesday 6 October, Bro. Tan made a quick visit to the Nalanda Education & Outreach Centre building site in Sungai Petani.  He was met there by Branch Chairman Bro. Khaw and Committee members Sis. Sumedha, Bro. Fong and Dr. Song.  Bro. Tan spent several hours inspecting the construction progress as well as chatted with the contractors.  He expressed joy in seeing everyone’s dedication to complete the Centre on time, and with quality work.

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4 October 2015

Education Centre in Kedah progressing well

On 16 September, Nalanda Founder Bro.Tan made a visit to NEO Centre Sungai Petani (SP) in Kedah to witness its construction progress.  He was accompanied by Nalanda SP Branch Chairman Bro. Khaw, the Building Committee, and several branch members.

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22 September 2015

Visit to NEO Centre Sungai Petani

On Wednesday 16 September, Founder Bro. Tan accompanied by several members of Sungai Petani Branch visited the proposed Nalanda Education & Outreach Centre in Bandar Mutiara. Work on the Centre is progressing smoothly, with 65% of construction completed as of early September.  Project architect Bro. Fong, who is also a Branch Committee Member, reported that the Centre should be ready for use this December.

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